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The House With Two Grandmothers Rebecca Martin

The House With Two Grandmothers

Rebecca Martin

Published 1997
ISBN : 9780878135691
Paperback
125 pages
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Tramps, homeless families, boarded-up fractories and banks, Hooverville shacks of tin and crates, lengthening lines at soup kitchens--it was the 1930s, and the Great Depression was becoming real to the Burky household.Grannys words, Our turn isMoreTramps, homeless families, boarded-up fractories and banks, Hooverville shacks of tin and crates, lengthening lines at soup kitchens--it was the 1930s, and the Great Depression was becoming real to the Burky household.Grannys words, Our turn is sure to come, sent a shiver through Betty. Surely God wouldnt let such troubles come to their family. Then one afternoon Father came home from the flour mill with alarming news--he had been laid off.A move to a farm in the country led to a house with two grandmothers--and a time of tensions, adventures, and simple pleasures as they lived and worked together. Through it all, this family was quietly strengthened as they learned some of lifes most priceless lessons.For as Granny said, Yes indeed, we learn our greatest lessons in time of trouble.You will enjoy this rich and warmly-told story.