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Once Upon a Childhood: Stories and Memories of American Youth

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This collection explores the depth and breadth of what it means to be a child in America. Ranging from the true-life experiences of Black, White and Jewish author Rebecca Walker to the dazzling short fiction of F. Scott Fitzgerald, here are stories of family bonds and lessons learned throughout America, past and present. Includes authors Dorothy Allison, Julia Alvarez, T. ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published October 5th 2004 by NAL Trade
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Brent Wilson
Feb 21, 2013 rated it really liked it
I didn't read every story - that's the advantage of a collection like this. I read the ones that I related to, or that struck a chord in some way.

The book is strong on diversity - good representation of women and minorities.
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