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A tree grows in Brooklyn [GRPL Book Club] / Betty Smith ; with a foreword by Anna Quindlen.

A tree grows in Brooklyn [GRPL Book Club]

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  • ISBN: 9780061120077 :
  • Physical Description: xi, 493, 16 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Harper Perennial Modern Classics ed.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperPerennial, 2006, c1943.

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General Note: If you would like to request available book club copies, please call 988-5400.
P.S. insights, interviews & more.
Summary, etc.: The story of an impoverished but aspirational, second-generation Irish-American, adolescent girl and her family in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, New York City, during the first two decades of the 20th century.
Subject: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) > Fiction.
Poor families > Fiction.
Girls > Fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Bildungsromans.

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