Show Me The Way To Go Home

Dorothy Schwartz

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ISBN: 9781933480213

Show Me The Way To Go Home

  Author:   Dorothy Schwartz    
  Publisher:  Bunim & Bannigan

With near total recall, the author recreates what it was like, from a child’s point of view, to be tied to a charming, naïve single mother. The years are 1936 to 1948; the milieu, the New Jersey Oranges. Navigating the hardships of the Great Depression and the mysteries of world conflict, young Dorothy Jane asks one teacher if a war is ever ‘off.’ Show Me The Way To Go Home follows the unanchored, at times rakish, existence of a feckless mother and innocent daughter who rarely spending more than a few seasons at one address. It is a tale of resiliency and courage, of a child’s growing awareness of her predicament, and her gradually achieved maturity.

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ISBN associated with this title:9781933480213
Item BU0011
PublisherBunim & Bannigan
PublisherBunim & Bannigan
Published onJune 17 2014
Language eng
Pages 192
Format Paperback
Dimensions9(in) x 6(in)
Shipping weight413(g)
Status ACTIVE TITLE
Dorothy-Jane (Deejay) Cullen Schwartz, a retired kindergarten teacher, lives with her husband of fifty years in a small town in New Jersey. They have two daughters and two granddaughters. Deejay is a life-long anti-war activist.