For use in schools and libraries only. This is Russell Baker's story of growing up in America between the world wars--in the backwoods mountains of Virginia, in a New Jersey commuter town, and finally in the Depression-shadowed urban landscape of Baltimore.
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Review: Growing UpUser Review - book nook blr - Goodreads
Russell Baker's Growing Up was one of the first memoirs I chose to read outside my genre, which somewhat gave me a peek into American history, the Great Depression and how the author and his family ... Read full review
Review: Growing UpUser Review - Hannah Gilbert - Goodreads
I read this book as an assignment, and after reading it all I can say is that if it wasn't an assignment I'm not sure if I would have finished reading it. It just didn't quite catch my interest, however, I'm sure that others will probably love it. Read full review