Item Details

Tough Times: A Novel

by Milton Meltzer
Format
Book
Published
New York : Clarion Books, c2007.
Language
English
ISBN
0618874453
Summary
In 1931 Worcester, Massachusetts, Joey Singer, the teenaged son of Jewish immigrants, suffers with his family through the early part of the Great Depression, trying to finish high school, working a milk delivery route, marching on Washington, and eventually even becoming a hobo, all the while trying to figure out how to go to college and realize his dream of becoming a writer. Includes author's note about the Depression.
Description
168 p. ; 22 cm.
Technical Details
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