Potatoes Don’t Grow on Trees (TM): Journeying in the South (Volume 1: I Am Somebody)

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POTATOES DON'T GROW ON TREES JOURNEYING IN THE SOUTH A Peep At The Four Volumes Volume One: I Am Somebody Hillary is a small child growing up in rural Georgia. All she knows is her sharecropping family and the congenial, supportive neighbors. Life comes rushing by, introducing her to a consuming fire and to loss of a home, rapists, hardships and the realities of Jim Crow lifestyles and laws. Her life is never a bed or roses. Even when toiling a ten-mile walk to achieve basic education, the bus riders aim to knock Bud, Hillary, and her brothers off course. Her shotgun-handling momma attempts to save the family. In their flight for safety, Hillary clings on to the wagon, pulled by a mule, escaping to achieve a desk job in the white-only haven. The desk job is her destiny.

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Nash, Dorothy
Published by Dotrock Publisher, Decatur, GA (2004)
ISBN 10: 0976318709 ISBN 13: 9780976318705
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Book Description Dotrock Publisher, Decatur, GA, 2004. Soft cover. Condition: As New. 1st. inscribed by author. Inscribed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 27485

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