When I Was your Age
Original Stories About Growing upBook - 1996
The award-winning companion to Volume One of WHEN I WAS YOUR AGE--now in paperback "Tell me a story of when you were little," children everywhere love to ask. In this acclaimed collection, ten award-winning, well-known writers comply by reaching across their own childhoods to those of their readers. Whether telling of growing up in Japan or upstate New York or the California coast, recalling The Great Depression or World War II or the 1950s, describing children's victories or heartaches, the writers of these stories make it clear that despite the difference between one childhood and another, all children share a complex humanity and a deep capacity for joy.
Publisher: Cambridge : Candlewick Press, 1996.
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: J 810.9 When 3701 1
Characteristics: 159 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.