joy in the morning Author:Betty smith Meet Annie McGairy Brown, the heroine of this extraordinary novel which critics have called a literary miracle. She's only eighteen and very, very pretty. The world naturally tries its best to corrupt her, but she's not having any part of it. Annie is the possessor of a marvelous secret - the secret of meeting life with stubborn Irish courage - ... more »of refusing to be beaten by an adverse turn of fortune.
Annie McGairy Brown - probably the most enchanting human being to appear in a work of fiction in many a year. She's absolutely certain to steal your heart away.
"Joy in the Morning" - A radiant novel of marriage and young love by the author of A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.« less