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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lahochstetler - LibraryThing
A novel of a young teacher in the depression-era prairies, Roy tells the stories of children from the desperately poor families of rural Manitoba. The stories are told by the protagonist, a young ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Niecierpek - LibraryThing
The last novel Roy wrote based on her early teaching experiences in rural Manitoba and in Winnipeg. I found it very sentimental and glossed over. There was just one interesting story there about her ... Read full review