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Kit Story Collection (American Girl)

by Valerie Tripp

Series: American Girls: Kit (Omnibus 1-6), American Girls (Kit Omnibus 1-6)

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If Kit Kittredge could write her own story about how the Depression affected her family, she'd make sure it had a happy ending. But the reality is that she and her family are living through the Depression one grim day at a time. The Kittredges' boarding house brings in some money, but it may not be enough to keep them from losing their house. Kit struggles with an endless list of chores that keeps her constantly busy at home. But she knows that there are people who have lost even more than her family has because of the Depression, and she looks for ways to help. To her great surprise, Kit discovers that along with hard times come good times, too. Book jacket.… (more)

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Kit's story collection. Kit Kittredge's family went from rich to poor overnight when Dad closed his business because of the Depression. Now Kit's days are filled with chores - and with worry about whether her family can save their house. Kit must rely on her own determination to help her family face the dark days of the Depression. ( )
  LynneQuan | Oct 3, 2017 |
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"Kit's Story Collection" and "Kit: An American Girl" are both collections of the 6 primary Kit stories. However, the "Story Collection" is a single hardbound format that is missing the final "Looking Back" chapters of 5 books, while "Kit: An American Girl" is a boxed set with 6 individual books. Please do not combine these!
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If Kit Kittredge could write her own story about how the Depression affected her family, she'd make sure it had a happy ending. But the reality is that she and her family are living through the Depression one grim day at a time. The Kittredges' boarding house brings in some money, but it may not be enough to keep them from losing their house. Kit struggles with an endless list of chores that keeps her constantly busy at home. But she knows that there are people who have lost even more than her family has because of the Depression, and she looks for ways to help. To her great surprise, Kit discovers that along with hard times come good times, too. Book jacket.

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