A real life situation, weather it's in 1944 or 2014, one parent families, trying to make ends meet, teenagers dropping out of school to start working to help support the family. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Kindle Customer
I enjoyed Ten Cents a Dance by Christine Fletcher very much. I have always been interested in the story of taxi dancers and their nightly display of illusion that they earned... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Kali the Cat
Chicago, 1941: When her mother becomes too sick to work, Ruby Jacinski knows it's her responsibility to look after the family and make sure money is coming in. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Miss Print
Gives you a glimpse of what it was like back in the days of world war 2. Life was difficult and people had to be tough. I really enjoyed this story.Published 6 months ago by Linda Cronin
I absolutely loved everything about this book. Ruby is definitely one of the most beautifully written and fleshed-out YA characters I've come across. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Amethyst T.
I have to admit, I kept trying to figure out which of the male characters Ruby was going to end up with, because, you know, this was a romance, right? Read morePublished 18 months ago by G. Marlow
I really enjoyed it. A quick read and a definite page turner. I love reading books that relate to that era before technology took over.Published 18 months ago by Susan DeVore
I liked the characters and it focused on an aspect of the late 30's, 40's that I wasn't familiar with but was very interesting. Read morePublished 20 months ago by donna