Kit Kittredge's family went from rich to poor overnight when Dad closed his business because of the Depression. Now Kit's days are filled with chores - and with worry about whether her family can save their house. Kit must rely on her own determination to help her family face the dark days of the Depression. . Hardcover - 390 pages. Excellent gift idea. From smoke and pet free home. No long holds - cross posting - Located in Cobble Hill.