A Room of My Own

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Bethany House Publishers, 1998 - Fiction - 368 pages
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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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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

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"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


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Ann Tatlock is a full-time writer who has also worked as an assistant editor for Decision Magazine. A graduate of Oral Roberts University with an M.A. in Communications from Wheaton College Graduate School, she has published numerous articles. Her novel ALL THE WAY HOME received the 2002 Midwest Independent Publisher's Association Book Award winner for Adult Fiction as well as a Christy Award. She and her husband, Bob, along with their daughter, Laura Jane, live in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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