Navigator Heritage Series: A Girl from Yamhill Study Guide 1 Year License
Author(s): COLLEGE OF WILLIAM & MARY
A Girl from Yamhill opens readers’ eyes to the childhood of Beverly Cleary. She started off life in Yamhill, Oregon, living on a farm that her father loved working but left her mother feeling like a slave. She and her parents moved to Portland, Oregon, where she stayed until it was time for her to go to college. Throughout the years in Portland, Beverly Cleary recounts her attempts to feel love and affection from her mother and the struggles her family endures during the Great Depression.