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Publication Date

Spring 4-1-2015

Quick Facts

  • This biography of Walls’ early years details a nomadic life with parents whose own mental/emotional problems expose their children to poverty, homelessness, hunger, sporadic education, rat-infested dwellings with no plumbing and non-existent health care.
  • Selecting a global common read was a commitment made when Winthrop adopted the Global Learning Initiative in 2011.