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Aubrey Area Library F BEN (Text) 33805000711791 Adult fiction area Available -
Justin Community Library FIC BEN (Text) 30466000059013 Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780399182280
  • ISBN: 0399182284
  • Physical Description: 351 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [2021]

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Draws on oral histories of the Great Plains blizzard of 1888 to depict the experiences of two teachers, a servant, and a reporter who risk everything to protect the children of immigrant homesteaders.
"They came on boats, on trains, great unceasing waves of them-the poor, the disenfranchised, the seekers, the dreamers. Second and third generations of farmers eking out an existence on scraps of farms divided up among too many sons. Political agitators no longer welcome in their homelands. Young men fleeing conscription in a king's army. Married couples starting out. Bachelors from towns with few women. The poor in tenements with air so stifling and foul there was no room to breathe, let alone dream. Come to Nebraska! Dakota Territory! Minnesota! Come to the Great Plains of America!"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Blizzards > Dakota Territory > History > Fiction.
Pioneers > Dakota Territory > Fiction.
Immigrants > Dakota Territory > Fiction.
Frontier and pioneer life > Dakota Territory > Fiction.
Dakota Territory > History > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
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