View Full Version : Any good DVD's Books on the Depression Era?

Jody in PA
04-09-2011, 04:01 PM
Tell me ones you liked! Oh our any Cookbooks as well!

Gwen in Texas
04-09-2011, 07:59 PM
For you? Or your students? I read The Worst Hard Time (http://www.amazon.com/Worst-Hard-Time-Survived-American/dp/0618773479/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1302393595&sr=8-1) this past summer and really liked it.

Sue C
04-09-2011, 08:15 PM
For what age? My girls are into American Girl stuff and the Kit movie and cookbook are great!

Lindsey Carter
04-09-2011, 09:11 PM
There is a Dear America book on this subject that is pretty good.
Survival in the Storm: The Dust Bowl Diary of Grace Edwards, Dalhart, Texas 1935

Out of the Dust is a Newberry winner, but a young adult book so you might want to preview it if you are reading it to dc.

molly in cr
04-10-2011, 10:02 AM
I read No Promise in the Wind aloud to my boys last year. I thought it was a good picture of children displaced. There is a little language and a death so it may not be right for you depending on the ages for which you're wanting it.

Jody in PA
04-10-2011, 10:33 AM
I was asking for either children or Adult.

Donna H
04-10-2011, 11:55 AM
Treasures in the Dust (http://www.amazon.com/Treasures-Dust-Tracey-Porter/dp/0064407705/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1302450825&sr=8-1)

Cindy K
04-10-2011, 02:14 PM
I like depression era cooking with Clara on youtube :)