By Rae Meadows
A luminous, tenderly rendered novel of a lady scuffling with for her family's survival within the early years of the dirt Bowl; from the acclaimed and award-winning Rae Meadows.
Annie Bell cannot get away the dirt. it is in her hair, overlaying the windowsills, coating the animals within the barn, within the corners of her kid's dry, cracked lips. it is 1934 and the Bell farm in Mulehead, Oklahoma is suffering because the earliest storms of The airborne dirt and dust Bowl descend. throughout them the wheat harvests are drying out and folks are packing up their assets as storms lay waste to the good Plains. because the Bells look ahead to the rains to return, Annie and every member of her family members are pulled in numerous instructions. Annie's fragile younger son, Fred, suffers from airborne dirt and dust pneumonia; her headstrong daughter, Birdie, flush with past love, is selecting a deadly course out of Mulehead; and Samuel, her husband, is affected by irritating goals of rain.
As Annie, determined for an get away of her personal, flirts with the affections of an not likely admirer, she needs to opt for who she's going to develop into. together with her hot storytelling and gorgeous prose, Rae Meadows brings to existence an unforgettable kinfolk that faces difficulty with infrequent grit and resolution. wealthy intimately and epic in scope, I Will ship Rain is a robust novel of upheaval and resilience, choked with wish, morality, and love.
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