Borrowed Children

Borrowed Children
Lyon, George Ella

Having been forced to act as mother and housekeeper during Mama's illness, twelve-year-old Amanda has a holiday in Memphis, far removed from the Depression drudgery of her Kentucky mountain family, and finds her world expanding even as she grows to understand and appreciate her background.


Twelve-year-old Amanda must cook and keep house for her family of eight after her mother is taken ill.

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JF Lyon

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