Survival in the Storm: The Dust Bowl Diary of Grace Edwards, Dalhart, Texas 1935 (Dear America Series)

by Dear America

Hardcover, 2002

Status

Available

Local notes

Fic Dea

Barcode

718

Genres

Publication

Scholastic Inc. (2002), 190 pages

Description

A twelve-year-old girl keeps a journal of her family's and friends' difficult experiences in the Texas panhandle, part of the "Dust Bowl," during the Great Depression. Includes a historical note about life in America in 1935.

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Language

Original language

English

Physical description

190 p.; 5.25 inches

User reviews

LibraryThing member MrFClass
It is a great way to find out what it was like for Dalhart families during the Depression. It tells the story of Grace Edwards, a 12-year-old girl. And her book is like her journal. It tells of what any diary would tell. I recomend this book for 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th graders.
LibraryThing member Pokemongirl
Good book, needs more in depth story and such things...

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Pages

190

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