Sophie Halenczik, American

Sophie Halenczik, American Is Funny, No Is Sophie Halenczik S Way Of Summarizing Any Of Her Wise Penetrations Of American Foibles And Present Day Contradictions.Thousands Of Readers Of The New Yorker And Millions Of Listeners To The Treasury Star Parade Programs On Which She Has Already Been Dramatized Chorus Back In Unison, Is Funny Yes Sophie Is A Little Czech Lady Who Hires Out As A Domestic In A Quiet, Stately Little Connecticut Town, Now Humming With Wartime Activities Whether She S Selling War Bonds, Growing A Victory Garden, Patching Up Her Son Frankie S Interrupted War Romance, Taking In Refugees, Or Just Being Proud Of Her Big Family Of Daughters And In Laws, She Embodies All That S Truly American Among The Foreign Born Who Have Reason To Appreciate And Deeply Value The American Heritage Of Freedom Is Funny, Is Wise, Is Entertaining Is The Book Which Tells Of Sophie, Her Life And Her Times. DNF p 56A sweet but very simplistic story of assimilation during World War II It s enjoyable enough, but it lacks nuance.