- 197 pages
- The Growing Rock
- Susanna Lancaster
- 01 July 2017 Susanna Lancaster
Papa Is A Good Liar He Can Tell A Fib All The Way From Ripley To Nashville To Calm Everyone Down Or Make A Situation Seem Better, Including The Great Depression But The Day He Promises Fourteen Year Old Caroline That Everything Will Be Okay When He Leaves The Farm To Find Work Elsewhere, She Isn T So Sure After All, Her Favorite Brother George Told Her Something Similar Not Long Ago And No One Has Heard From Him Since Caroline Has To Believe George Will Come Back Otherwise, She Won T Have The Strength To Do Her Share Of The Work While Looking After Her Sickly Little Sister Phoebe And Telling Her Hopeful Stories About The Growing Rock That Magically Grows Every Summer But As Time Moves On, Caroline Feels And Discouraged When Tragedy Occurs That Threatens To Break The Large Family Apart Even , Will Caroline Give Into The Hopelessness That Has Consumed Mama The Growing Rock Harvard Square Editions , By Debut Author Susanna Lancaster, Depicts The Great Depression Era In A Fresh Light With Striking Historical Details And Transports Readers Of Today To The World Of 1937 Intended For Early Young Adult Readers, The Book Explores Complex Family Dynamics And Significant Cross Generational Themes.
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