A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
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HarperCollins Publishers, 2009.
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English
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9780061803024
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Betty Smith., & Betty Smith|AUTHOR. (2009). A Tree Grows in Brooklyn . HarperCollins Publishers.

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Betty Smith and Betty Smith|AUTHOR. 2009. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn. HarperCollins Publishers.

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Betty Smith and Betty Smith|AUTHOR. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn HarperCollins Publishers, 2009.

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Betty Smith, and Betty Smith|AUTHOR. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn HarperCollins Publishers, 2009.

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