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Tree Grows in Brooklyn, a (1943) [Novel]
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The Nolans lived in the Williamsburg slums of Brooklyn from 1902 until 1919....Their daughter Francie and their son Neeley knew more than their fair share of the privations and sufferings that are the lot of a great city's poor. Primarily this is Francie's book. She is a superb feat of characterization, an imaginative, alert, resourceful child. And Francie's growing up and beginnings of wisdom are the substance of A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.

Original title: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction

Edition #1: Tree Grows in Brooklyn, a

Tree Grows in Brooklyn, a (1943)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "One of the books of the century." New York Public Library
  • "A profoundly moving novel, and an honest and true one." The New York Times
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Tree Grows in Brooklyn, a (1943)

ISBN: 006092988X

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