Little Audrey
—White, Ruth, 1942-
Book
2008
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In 1948, eleven-year-old Audrey lives with her father, mother, and three younger sisters in Jewell Valley, a coal mining camp in Southwest Virginia, where her mother still mourns the death of a baby, her father goes on drinking binges on paydays, and Audrey tries to recover from the scarlet fever that has left her skinny and needing to wear glasses.

Item Details
Subjects:
Coal miners -- Juvenile fiction.
Country life -- Virginia -- Juvenile fiction.
Death -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Virginia -- Juvenile fiction.
Poor -- Juvenile fiction.
Poverty -- Juvenile fiction.
Virginia -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
ISBN:
9780374345808 (alk. paper)
0374345805 (alk. paper)
Edition:
1st ed.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2008.
Description:
145 p. ; 20 cm.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10 and up.
LCCN:
2007029310
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