During the Great Depression, a family seeking work finds employment for two weeks digging potatoes in Idaho.
- Paperback | 32 pages
- 215.9 x 251.46 x 5.08mm | 136g
- 21 Nov 2002
- National Geographic Society
- Hanover, PA, United States
- colour illustrations
About Kate Lied
Kate Lied was eight years old when she wrote Potato: A Tale from the Great Depression, a family story told to her by her Aunt Dorothy. Potato won an award in a writing contest sponsored by Kate's neighborhood bookstore, the Reading Reptile in Kansas City, Missouri. Now 17, Kate lives with her family in Kansas City.