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Bread and Roses, Too
November 7, 2018
Rutland Free Library
Acclaimed children’s book author Katherine Paterson discusses her novel of historical fiction that tells the story of the 1912 “Bread and Roses” strike in the Lawrence, Massachusetts textile mills through the eyes of an Italian-American girl and a runaway boy.
For more information
- Katherine Paterson website
- “Barre and the Bread and Roses Strike,” Burlington Free Press, 5/14/2017
- “The Strike That Shook America,” History.com
“Five Questions (Plus One!) with Katherine Paterson,” Candlewick Press: