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The Resource A tree grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith ; with a foreword by Anna Quindlen

A tree grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith ; with a foreword by Anna Quindlen

Label
A tree grows in Brooklyn
Title
A tree grows in Brooklyn
Statement of responsibility
Betty Smith ; with a foreword by Anna Quindlen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A Tree Grows in Brooklyn" is the coming-of-age story of young, sensitive, and idealistic Francie Nolan and her bittersweet fromative years in the turn-of-the-century Williamsburg slums of Brooklyn. This poignant and moving classic of American literature is filled with compassion and cruelty, laughter and heartache, crowded with life and incident
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
IEF
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1896-1972
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Smith, Betty
Dewey number
FIC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3537.M2895
LC item number
T7 2005
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • Poor families
  • Girls
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
A tree grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith ; with a foreword by Anna Quindlen
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm57724601
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Harper large print ed.
Extent
xv, 830 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780060745943
Isbn Type
(pb.)
System control number
(OCoLC)57724601
Label
A tree grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith ; with a foreword by Anna Quindlen
Publication
Control code
ocm57724601
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Harper large print ed.
Extent
xv, 830 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780060745943
Isbn Type
(pb.)
System control number
(OCoLC)57724601

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