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Knock at the door, Emmy

Author: Florence Crannell Means; Paul Lantz
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company, Cambridge, Massachusetts : The Riverside Press [1956] ©1956
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Emmy Lou Lane and her family were migrant workers, shuttling back and forth across the country in a succession of old pickup trucks, working the crops and selling homemade baskets. But Emmy set other goals for herself including learning to read and getting an education.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Juvenile works
Romance fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Means, Florence Crannell, 1891-1980.
Knock at the door, Emmy.
Boston, Houghton Mifflin [1956]
(OCoLC)572583153
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Florence Crannell Means; Paul Lantz
OCLC Number: 692768
Description: 240 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The Basket Girl --
The Meeting --
Sunshine and Storm --
Truce --
Magic, Asssorted Varieties --
Andrés --
Escape? --
First Payment --
Change --
Books and Rabbits --
Pain and Pleasure --
It Couldn't Happen to Me --
Round and Round and Round --
Again Pa Decides --
The Shining World --
A Journey Short and Long.
Responsibility: Florence Crannell Means ; illustrated by Paul Lantz.

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Emmy Lou Lane and her family were migrant workers, shuttling back and forth across the country in a succession of old pickup trucks, working the crops and selling homemade baskets. But Emmy set other goals for herself including learning to read and getting an education.

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