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I will send rain : a novel

Author: Rae Meadows
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Annie Bell can't escape the dust. It's in her hair, covering the windowsills, coating the animals in the barn, in the corners of her children's dry, cracked lips. It's 1934 and the Bell farm in Mulehead, Oklahoma is struggling as the earliest storms of The Dust Bowl descend. All around them the wheat harvests are drying out and people are packing up their belongings as storms lay waste to the Great Plains. As the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rae Meadows
ISBN: 9781627794268 1627794263
OCLC Number: 933560403
Description: 256 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Rae Meadows.

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Rich in detail and epic in scope, I Will Send Rain is a powerful novel of upheaval and resilience, filled with hope, morality, and love.  Read more...
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"A powerful rendering of human resilience."--Minneapolis Star Tribune"A book about Oklahoma in the 1930s demands a spare . . .style to match the landscape. "I Will Send Rain" obliges . . . Read more...

 
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