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User Review  - br14elmo - LibraryThing

In "Bread and Roses, Too" Rosa and her friend Jake are living in the middle of a strike. The strike was caused because the mill workers weren't getting paid enough including Rosa's mother and sister ... Read full review

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User Review  - AmberTheHuman - LibraryThing

Haven't run in to a Paterson book I don't like yet. This was much more recent than that other's I had read. But about an older time. The book comes at you from two perspectives - eventually merging ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jessie_Bear - LibraryThing

Paterson compellingly presents the story of the Lawrence mill strike of 1912 through the point of view of two affected children, Rosa and Jake. Adding the second protagonist provides more perspective ... Read full review

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User Review  - hollyhox - LibraryThing

Historical Fiction. The 1912 “Bread and Roses” textile mill strike in Lawrence, Massachusetts, is seen through the eyes of Rosa Serutti, a 12-year-old immigrant, and 13-year-old Jake Beale, a child ... Read full review

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User Review  - frood42 - LibraryThing

Young Rosa is anxious about her mother and sister's involvement in a strike of mill workers in Lawrence, Massachusetts; in the same town, Jake, a young mill worker now on strike, is trying to survive ... Read full review

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User Review  - dreamerenglish2 - LibraryThing

Bisi C.- This book is about two children, Rosa and Jake, who are trying to survive during a strike in Lawrence, MA. The two have to be sent to Vermont with some other children until the strike is over ... Read full review

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User Review  - mdkladke - LibraryThing

This is a good back about how hard times used to be. Although they are still a little hard today, some people don't have to go through what Jake and Rosa went through. Both of their families are ... Read full review

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User Review  - micahmom2002 - LibraryThing

A historical novel based on the Bread and Roses strike. I enjoyed it. Read full review

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User Review  - pennsylady - LibraryThing

a story based on real events surrounding a 1912 labor strike in Lawrence, Ma a heartwarming fictional look at history in the making Read full review

Review: Bread and Roses, Too

User Review  - Marcia - Goodreads

In 1912, Lawrence, MA was home to the infamous mill workers Bread and Roses Strike. During the strike, the children of Lawrence were sent out of state to live with strangers. This book tells the story ... Read full review


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