Nickel's worth of skim milk has 50 ratings and 13 reviews elyse said: this book was a super quick read i really enjoyed it, but was super taken aback t. Hastings also received an illinois state historical society award of merit in 1982 for 40 photo essays he did of illinois churches to mark the 75th anniversary year of the illinois baptist state association.
Spine is etched in gold the title a nickel's worth of skim milk siu hastings when stored in hard case, makes a beautiful book case display with gold wording on book spine always stored, never read.
When reading a nickels' worth of skim milk, i am transported in time and place into the ordinary life of a small boy it teaches the complexities of an entire generation i have given each of my three daughters copies of the book when they were in their young teens. This is the way the economic and social situation affected average people and families in rural midwestern america from hastings' childhood memories, we can see not only how it affected adults during that time, but also how such events had a lasting impact on the generation that grew up during the depression a short read, but well worth the effort.
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