Children of my heart
Set in the prairies in the 1930s, and rich with the author's own memories of her time there as a young woman, this is a powerful story of an impressionable and passionate young teacher and the pupils, from impoverished immigrant families, whose lives she touches.Children of My Heartbears unforgettable testimony to the healing power love exerts on the wounds of loneliness and poverty.
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Review: Children of My HeartUser Review - Daniel Kukwa - Goodreads
In some ways, it's very much the typical (archetypal?) Canadian novel -- the prairies, the early 20th century, the one-room school house, the conflict of pioneer wilderness & "civilized" town ... Read full review
Review: Children of My HeartUser Review - Fred Ann - Goodreads
This book touched on a few old memories of my early classrooms. My first school was a one room school grades 1 -7 ( there were no grade 8 students in the community that year, thankfully. I also taught ... Read full review