Two Cents Plain: My Brooklyn Boyhood

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The son of Holocaust survivors, Martin Lemelman grew up in the back of his family's candy store in Brownsville during the 1950s and '60s, as the neighborhood, and much of the city, moved into a period of deep decline.

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In Two Cents Plain, Lemelman pieces together the fragments of his past in an effort to come to terms with a childhood that was marked by struggle both in and outside the home.

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Author Martin Lemelman
Publisher Bloomsbury USA
Page Count 320pp
Publication Size 6.5 x 9.25
Publication Notes hardcover, b/w
Publication Date September 1, 2010
ISBN 978-1608190041

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