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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Terrace Public Library HAN (Text) 35151001114065 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2021-05-13

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250178602
  • Physical Description: 454 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2021.

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Summary, etc.:
Texas, 1934. Millions are out of work and a drought has broken the Great Plains. Farmers are fighting to keep their land and their livelihoods as the crops are failing, the water is drying up, and dust threatens to bury them all. One of the darkest periods of the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl era, has arrived with a vengeance. In this uncertain and dangerous time, Elsa Martinelli-like so many of her neighbors-must make an agonizing choice: fight for the land she loves or go west, to California, in search of a better life.
Subject: Migration, Internal > United States > History > 20th century > Ficton.
Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939 > Fiction.
Droughts > Great Plains > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Depressions > 1929 > Fiction.
Farmers > Texas > Fiction.
Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Farm life > Fiction.
Genre/Form: Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.

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