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A Girl from Yamhill

A Memoir

by Beverly Cleary

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In the first volume of her heartwarming autobiography, Beverly Cleary recalls her early childhood, growing up on a rural farm and later near her beloved Klickitat Street in Portland, Ore., the setting of many of her stories.