A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

The beloved American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century, Betty Smith's A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is a poignant and moving tale filled with compassion and cruelty, laughter and heartache, crowded with life and people and incident. The story of young, sensitive, and idealistic Francie Nolan and her bittersweet formative years in the slums of Williamsburg has enchanted and inspired millions of readers for more than sixty years. By turns overwhelming, sublime, heartbreaking, and uplifting, the daily experiences of the unforgettable Nolans are raw with honesty and tenderly threaded with family connectedness -- in a work of literary art that brilliantly captures a unique time and place as well as incredibly rich moments of universal experience.

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  • Author : Betty Smith
  • Publisher : Harpercollins
  • Pages : 123 pages
  • ISBN : 9780060995287
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 228 reviews
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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
  • Author : Betty Smith
  • Publisher : Harpercollins
  • Release : 01 July 1998
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The beloved American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century, Betty Smith's A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is a poignant and moving tale filled with compassion and cruelty, laughter and heartache, crowded with life and people and incident. The story of young, sensitive, and idealistic Francie Nolan and her bittersweet formative years in the slums of Williamsburg has enchanted and inspired millions of readers for more than sixty years. By turns overwhelming, sublime, heartbreaking, and

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
  • Author : Betty Smith
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 25 July 1989
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Life in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn during the early 1900s is rough, but the childhood and youth of Francie Nolan is far from somber. Nurtured by a loving mother, Francie blossoms and reaches out for happiness despite poverty and the alcoholism of a father whose weakness is somewhat compensated for by his loveable disposition.

Tomorrow Will Be Better

Tomorrow Will Be Better
  • Author : Betty Smith
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 24 November 2020
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"A rediscovered treasure." — Maureen Corrigan, Washington Post From Betty Smith, author of the beloved classic A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, comes a poignant story of love, marriage, poverty, and hope set in 1920s Brooklyn. Tomorrow Will Be Better tells the story of Margy Shannon, a shy but joyfully optimistic young woman just out of school who lives with her parents and witnesses how a lifetime of hard work, poverty, and pain has worn them down. Her mother's resentment toward being

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
  • Author : Betty Smith
  • Publisher : Harper Perennial
  • Release : 16 September 2014
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The beloved American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century, Betty Smith's A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is a poignant and moving tale filled with compassion and cruelty, laughter and heartache, crowded with life and people and incident. The story of young, sensitive, and idealistic Francie Nolan and her bittersweet formative years in the slums of Williamsburg has enchanted and inspired millions of readers for more than sixty years. By turns overwhelming, sublime, heartbreaking, and

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
  • Author : Betty Smith
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 30 May 2006
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The beloved American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century, Betty Smith's A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is a poignant and moving tale filled with compassion and cruelty, laughter and heartache, crowded with life and people and incident. The story of young, sensitive, and idealistic Francie Nolan and her bittersweet formative years in the slums of Williamsburg has enchanted and inspired millions of readers for more than sixty years. By turns overwhelming, sublime, heartbreaking, and

Betty Smith

Betty Smith
  • Author : Valerie Raleigh Yow
  • Publisher : Wolfs Pond Press
  • Release : 25 July 2021
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Smith's "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn" captured the imagination of readers in 1943. In the first published biography of Smith, the real-life stories behind the heroes in her novel are told.

DISCOVERING DAISY

DISCOVERING DAISY
  • Author : Betty Neels,Reiko Kishida
  • Publisher : Harlequin / SB Creative
  • Release : 01 March 2020
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Daisy attended a party where she felt out of place, so she stayed quietly in a corner, feeling miserable. After an unknown man treated her kindly, she began harboring a crush on him. A few days later, she is helping her father out at his antiques shop, and the same man appears! The man is a Dutchman named Jules, a doctor with a fiancée, so Daisy’s love was quickly squashed. Disappointed, she had to bring an antique that

Joy in the Morning

Joy in the Morning
  • Author : Betty Smith
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 05 May 2020
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From Betty Smith, author of the beloved American classic A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, comes an unsentimental yet radiant and powerfully uplifting tale of young love and marriage. In 1927, in Brooklyn, New York, Carl Brown and Annie McGairy meet and fall in love. Though only eighteen, Annie travels alone halfway across the country to the Midwestern university where Carl is studying law—and there they marry. But Carl and Annie’s first year together is much more difficult than they

Celeste Holm Syndrome

Celeste Holm Syndrome
  • Author : David Lazar
  • Publisher : University of Nebraska Press
  • Release : 01 October 2020
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In this essay collection David Lazar looks to our intimate relationships with characters, both well-known and lesser known, from Hollywood’s Golden Age. Veering through considerations of melancholy and wit, sexuality and gender, and the surrealism of comedies of the self in an uncanny world, mixed with his own autobiographical reflections of cinephilia, Lazar creates an alluring hybrid of essay forms as he moves through the movies in his mind. Character actors from the classical era of the 1930s through

Twice a Daughter

Twice a Daughter
  • Author : Julie Ryan McGue
  • Publisher : She Writes Press
  • Release : 11 May 2021
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Julie is adopted. She is also a twin. Because their adoption was closed, she and her sister lack both a health history and their adoption papers—which becomes an issue for Julie when, at forty-eight years old, she finds herself facing several serious health issues. To launch the probe into her closed adoption, Julie first needs the support of her sister. The twins talk things over, and make a pact: Julie will approach their adoptive parents for the adoption paperwork

The Falconer

The Falconer
  • Author : Dana Czapnik
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 29 January 2019
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A New York Times Editor’s Choice Pick “A novel of huge heart and fierce intelligence. It has restored my faith in pretty much everything.” —Ann Patchett, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Commonwealth “[An] electric debut novel…Reader, beware: Spending time with Lucy is unapologetic fun, and heartbreak, and awe as well.” —Chloe Malle, The New York Times Book Review In this “frank, bittersweet coming-of-age story that crackles with raw adolescent energy, fresh-cut prose, and a kinetic sense of

The Second Mrs. Hockaday

The Second Mrs. Hockaday
  • Author : Susan Rivers
  • Publisher : Algonquin Books
  • Release : 14 November 2017
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When Major Gryffth Hockaday is called to the front lines of the Civil War, his new bride is left to care for her husband’s three-hundred-acre farm and infant son. Placidia, a mere teenager herself living far from her family and completely unprepared to run a farm or raise a child, must endure the darkest days of the war on her own. By the time Major Hockaday returns two years later, Placidia is bound for jail, accused of having borne