Minnesota Historical Society

Growing Pains: Diaries and Drawings from the Years 1908-17

$ 24.95


Wanda Gág rose from poverty in small-town Minnesota to international fame in the 1920s as the author of the children's classic, Millions of Cats. Her early diaries, first published in 1940, are the touching, often humorous record of her youth and her struggles to develop her talent.

New introduction by Karen Nelson Hoyle.

  • By: Wanda Gág
  • Format: Paper, xxxii, 475 pp., 1984 (CUSA)
  • Publisher: MNHS Press
  • Product ##: 978-0873511735

Praise for Growing Pains:

 "A naive, charming record of adolescence and young womanhood."--The New Yorker

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