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The Resource A tree grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith

A tree grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith

Label
A tree grows in Brooklyn
Title
A tree grows in Brooklyn
Statement of responsibility
Betty Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Nolans lived in the Williamsburg slums of Brooklyn from 1902 until 1919. Their daughter Francie and their son Neely knew more than their fair share of the privations and suffering that were the lot of New York's poor. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is the story of Francie, an imaginative, alert, resourceful child, and of her family."--Publisher's website
Summary
A young girl in a shabby neighborhood lives with dreams in an innocent time before the war
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
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056368
Cataloging source
DLC
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1896-1972
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Smith, Betty
Dewey number
813.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Girls
  • Poor families
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Label
A tree grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000043639539
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
487 p.
Isbn
9780099427575
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
port.
Label
A tree grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith
Publication
Control code
000043639539
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
487 p.
Isbn
9780099427575
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
port.

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