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ya fictopn migrant farm workers...what book is this?

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ya fictopn migrant farm workers...what book is this?

Post by katiejb42 » Wed February 14th, 2018, 12:33 am


I am trying to remember some books i read in elementary school as my niece is a great age for them. What I do recall is that is was told from the point of view of a young girl, she and her family were migrant workers in the dust bowl. Her mother would make them flour sack dresses. Also had a part where she described the cotton they would pick. I can't remember much more but it's driving my crazy i cant find it. If i remember more details i will add them. Thank you!!

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MLE (Emily Cotton)
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Re: ya fictopn migrant farm workers...what book is this?

Post by MLE (Emily Cotton) » Wed February 14th, 2018, 8:31 pm

Hi Katiejb42, and welcome to the forum! The book is called Blue Willow. A Newbery winner. I have it on my shelf.
https://www.amazon.com/Blue-Willow-Dori ... 0140309241

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