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Christmas after all : the Great Depression diary of Minnie Swift

Author: Kathryn Lasky; Scholastic Inc.,
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, ©2001.
Series: Dear America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In her fictionalized journal, eleven-year-old Minnie Swift recounts how her family dealt with the difficult times during the Depression and how the arrival of an orphan from Texas changed their lives in Indianapolis just before Christmas 1932.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Fiction
Maps
Diaries
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn Lasky; Scholastic Inc.,
ISBN: 0439219434 9780439219433 9780545381772 0545381770
OCLC Number: 45655118
Awards: Short-listed for Young Hoosier Book Award (Middle Grades) 2005
Short-listed for Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award 2003
Description: 184, [5] pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Dear America.
Other Titles: Great Depression diary of Minnie Swift
Responsibility: by Kathryn Lasky.

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Minnie Swift is 12 when the great Depression hits, so she keeps a diary during the Christmas season to reflect the tough times, and hopeful times, she and her family go through.  Read more...

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