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Good read. Overcoming poverty and prejudices is a great theme. Things we 're tough for a long time but then is seemed to get almost to easy.Published 4 months ago by Margaret
What I most appreciate in this book is its authenticity. I grew up in NYC and every page feels like a real memory of people and places from my childhood.Published 6 months ago by Pondurenga Das
Eleanor Widmer is a wonderful storyteller. I just loved her book!Published 8 months ago by sandy loboda
Up From Orchard Street is a thought provoking story with colorful characters that I thought about long after I finished the book.Published 12 months ago by nycgirl
I enjoyed this more than any book I've read in the past four years!
It was delightful!
These are people lovingly and playfully portrayed.
A wonderful view of a life and times gone by. The characters could be anybodies family. I liked the audio so well I bought the book to keep in my library.Published 13 months ago by roseanne
Loved it! Bubbly reminded me of my gramma. I gave the book to my mom, who grew up in New York in the 30's. She also loved it, as it reminded her of her childhood.Published 19 months ago by Leora Bennett
it's a story of the tenement days of the lower east side of New York City. I could see it all as I was reading it, which for me makes for a really good read.Published 21 months ago by mindy j
Wonderful book. Historic. Never dry. Hilariously fun, but educational as well.Published 23 months ago by G. Cleveland