A Room of My Own
Times are hard in 1932, and Virginia Eide, 13, must give up her room when her uncle's family moves into her home. Through the long summer of poverty, danger, and fear, young Virginia discovers that the happiness she hopes for herself won't be found in the fulfillment of her adolescent dreams, but in that place she had never before considered--the role of serving others.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mom2acat - LibraryThing
This remarkable coming of age story is set in 1932, in a Minnesota town during the Depression. As the story opens, 13 year old Virginia's life seems unaffected by the Depression, her interest include ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - CoraJoanBurgett - LibraryThing
"A Room of My Own" takes place during the Great Depression. The main character is 13-year old, Virginia, daughter of a prominent physician whose life is forever altered by the Great Depression as it ... Read full review