The Boston Girl (Paperback)

By Anita Diamant

Simon & Schuster Ltd, 9780857208910, 400pp.

Publication Date: November 5, 2015

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (12/8/2014)
Paperback (8/4/2015)
Hardcover (12/9/2014)
Paperback, Large Print (8/20/2015)
CD-Audio (12/9/2014)
Hardcover, Large Print (1/1/2015)

List Price: 15.75*
* Individual store prices may vary.

December 2014 Indie Next List

“Diamant brings a generation of women to life through the voice of Addie Baum. Born in 1900, Addie tells of her early childhood in Boston as the child of immigrant parents; her formative years as a Saturday Club girl, where she found her lifelong friends; her career path as a typist and journalist; and meeting her husband and finding meaningful work as a social worker. Her story plays out against a backdrop of some of the most basic issues women had to face as they found their places in 20th century America. As I turned the last pages of The Boston Girl, I was left with a serene sense of satisfaction. A historical feat and a very enjoyable read.”
— Jenny Lyons, The Vermont Book Shop, Middlebury, VT
View the List