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Author Freedman, Russell, 1929-2018.
Title Children of the Great Depression / Russell Freedman.
Pub Info New York : Clarion Books, c2005.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Brooks(Harwich)-Children  J 973.917 FRE     AVAILABLE
 Eastham-Children's Coll.  J 973.9 FRE     AVAILABLE
 Orleans-Children's Room  J 305.23 FREE     AVAILABLE
 Dennis Public - Adult  YA 305.23 FRE     AVAILABLE
Descript x, 118 p. : ill. ; 22 x 26 cm.
Audience 1170L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.5 2 2 102968
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p.109-112) and index.
Contents "The sight of my father crying" -- "Ill-housed, ill-clad, ill-nourished" -- In and out of school -- Kids at work -- "Okie, go home!" -- Boxcar kids -- The Lone Ranger and Captain Midnight -- A brighter tomorrow.
Summary Life was hard for children during the Great Depression: kids had to do without new clothes, shoes, or toys, and many couldn't attend school because they had to work. Even so, life still had its bright spots. Take a closer look at the lives of young Americans during this era.
Subject Children -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Children -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Children -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Children -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945 -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945.
Children -- Juvenile literature.
Family members -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 0618446303
9780618446308
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