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 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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What Others are Saying

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Author: Betty Smith

Year Published: 1943

What Others are Saying:

  • The struggles of the working (or wishing they were working) poor were burned into my memory when I read this as an adolescent.
  • The novel covers many different jobs over the years of the Nolan family and the financial, social and health effects of these different occupation.

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