A Tree Grows in Brooklyn / by Betty Smith.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola||YAAC FIC SMI (Text)||33118000137260||Young Adult: Audiobook||Available||-|
|Mooresville PL - Mooresville||YA CDB FIC SMI (Text)||37323001755027||YAMEDIA||Available||-|
|West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette||CD FIC SMI (Text)||31951003697478||Main Floor - Audiobooks||Checked out||08/08/2018|
- ISBN: 9780061650499
- ISBN: 0061650498
- Physical Description: 12 CDs (15 hours) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: [New York] : HarperCollinsPublishers/HarperAudio ; 2007.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Performed by Kate Burton.
Francie Nolan, avid reader, penny-candy connoisseur, and adroit observer of human nature, has much to ponder in colorful, turn-of-the-century Brooklyn. She grows up with a sweet, tragic father, a severely realistic mother, and an aunt who gives her love too freely--to men, and to a brother who will always be the favored child. Francie learns early the meaning of hunger and the value of a penny. She is her father's child--romantic and hungry for beauty. But she is her mother's child, too--deeply practical and in constant need of truth. Like the Tree of Heaven that grows out of cement or through cellar gratings, resourceful Francie struggles against all odds to survive and thrive.