Diary of a Waitress: The Not-So-Glamorous Life of a Harvey Girl
A top selected or recommended title by the Kansas State Reading Circle Commission.
Author: Carolyn MEYER
Publisher: Calkins Creek
Year Reviewed:: 2016
Review: Kitty's hopes to attend the University of Kansas are crushed when she discovers that her parents can't afford to send both her AND her brother. In a rush to grow up and become a writer, Kitty lies about her age in order to get a job as a Harvey girl. Maybe adventure and opportunities to see the world will give her experiences she can write about in the future.