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After reading about the great depression, Shiloh Christian School elementary students got to hear first hand accounts from the author of a book they read. 

Doris Hermanstad-Liffrig visited each class to talk about her book, "Growing Up Rich in a Poor Family". Doris says she originally wrote the book for her grandchildren to teach them about her humble lifestyle growing up and the importance of family over material things. 

"So, I thought the children of today could maybe take a look in the past and see what it was like for other children to grow up," says Hermanstad-Liffrig

Doris says she's not up to writing another book. But she does write "Chit - Chats" to her eight children, 31 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. 

 

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