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That scatterbrain Booky 2 editions

That scatterbrain Booky
Bernice Thurman Hunter
About the Book

Booky didn't know much about the reasons for the Great Depression. All she knew was that she was hungry all the time, that her parents fought constantly, and that the bailiff would soon return to evict her family from their home. Worst of all, she knew that Christmas would be a time of empty stockings instead of presents under the tree, a time of mashed potatoes and turnips instead of turkey and dressing. But Booky's spunky nature refused to be crushed, even by the Great Depression.

A heartwarming story about a family's struggle to stay together during a time that strained their love for each other to the limit.

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2 editions First published in 1981

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Cover of: That scatterbrain Booky
1981, Scholastic-TAB Publications
That scatterbrain Booky
in English
Cover of: That scatterbrain Booky
1986, Scholastic-TAB
That scatterbrain Booky
in English

History Created December 9, 2009 · 4 revisions Download catalog record: RDF / JSON

May 20, 2014 Edited by Alexandra Marin Added description from back cover and some tags.
December 4, 2010 Edited by Open Library Bot Added subjects from MARC records.
December 3, 2010 Edited by Open Library Bot Added subjects from MARC records.
December 9, 2009 Created by WorkBot add works page