A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (Modern Classics)

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (Modern Classics)

Betty Smith


The liked American vintage a few younger girl's coming-of-age on the flip of the century, Betty Smith's A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is a poignant and relocating story choked with compassion and cruelty, laughter and heartache, crowded with existence and folks and incident. the tale of younger, delicate, and idealistic Francie Nolan and her bittersweet youth within the slums of Williamsburg has enchanted and encouraged thousands of readers for greater than sixty years. via turns overwhelming, chic, heartbreaking, and uplifting, the day-by-day studies of the unforgettable Nolans are uncooked with honesty and tenderly threaded with relations connectedness -- in a piece of literary paintings that brilliantly captures a distinct time and position in addition to awfully wealthy moments of common experience.

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