The Orphan of Ellis Island by Elvira Woodruff is about a boy named Dominic who goes on a trip to Ellis Island on a class trip. As the are about to go to the wall of immigrants Dominic who is a foster child runs into a storage closet and falls asleep. When he wakes up he finds that the class has left and Ellis Island had closed and he was all alone. Then after he picks up one of the receivers at Ellis Island an Italian man starts to talk and tell his story but when Dominic cries for help he answers him. Not long after they talk Dominic gets transported into Italy in the past and meets the a young version of the old man. I wonder if Dominic will come back from the past and if he does how will he get back.