A Tree Grows in BrooklynAudiobook CD - 2007
The coming of age story of Francie, a girl in the slums of turn-of-the-century Brooklyn. Francie grows up with a sweet, tragic father, a severely realistic mother and a favored younger brother. She learns early the meaning of hunger and the value of a penny. She faces the disappointments life brings, including not being allowed the luxury of a high school diploma. With poignant honesty and humor, the book cuts to the heart of family life and the American dream.
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audiobooks, p2007, c1943.
Edition: Unabridged ed.
Characteristics: 13 compact discs (16 hrs.) :,digital ;,12 cm.