Cricket's Child, 1945-1955: How I Never Learned to Love the Bomb
- Publish Date: 2008-03-27
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Janice Saunders
Centered on a little girl raised in the Appalachian region of North Carolina and then Virginia, Cricket's Child offers a mid-twentieth century social history. The narrative illuminates how historical milestones such as the emergence of a Cold War between the U.S. and the Soviet Union impacted personal experiences in a working class, southern family.