Remember Me
OR

 
Letter to Mrs. Roosevelt
ILLUSTRATOR
 
SERIES
 
TYPE
AGE
Children's - Grade 3-4, Age 8-9 
READABILITY
4.0 
PAGES
105 p. ; 
KEYWORDS
 
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Paperback
ISBN 9780440415299
Publisher Summary
Eleven-year-old Margo fulfills a class assignment by writing a letter to Eleanor Roosevelt asking for help to save her family's home during the Great Depression

Eleven-year-old Margo Bandini has never been afraid of anything. Her life in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, with Mama and Papa and her little brother, Charlie, has always felt secure. But it's 1933, and the Great Depression is changing things for families all across America.

One day the impossible happens: Papa cannot make the payments for their house, and the Sheriff Sale sign goes up on their door. They have two weeks to pay the bank, or leave their home forever. Now Margo is afraid--but she's also determined to find a way to help Papa save their home.
 
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