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    4 stars. Read in March

    4 stars. Read in March.

    This book brought back many memories of the times I spent with my cousins on their farms in Iowa. A very good read.

    The Sugar Queen 7/2010

    The Great Depression - if you think you know what it was like, read this. I'm excited to read this one because my Grandpa lived through the Dust Bowl.

    Steinbeck classic

    "Home Is Where The Wine Is", Funny reminds me of one of my aunts:)

    How to Save a Life by Sara Zarr

    Good story on getting through The Great Depression and the choices one makes

    My Grandpa wrote this book. I've read it like 3 times. Pretty interesting look on the great depression and WWII.

    A modern adaptation of "King Lear" set in rural Iowa pits sisters against each other in pursuit of love, land and the family's farming legacy. Excellent read by former Iowa State University Professor Jane Smiley.

    Mists Of Avalon 3/2010 and 4/2010

    Lift 5/2010

    Prayers for Sale by Sandra Dallas The Great Depression in Colorado is the setting, and I really enjoyed the story.

    John Steinbeck -The Grapes Of Wrath

    do read all her books ... not just this one! One of my all time favorites, the book , so not the movie.

    The Time Traveler's Wife

    A Time to Kill

    Old Barn Silo...with handpainted violin...found on the back roads in Iowa.

    An all-time favorite.