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2018
Set during the great migration west to settle the plains of the North American continent, the narrative follows Antonia Shimerda, a pioneer who comes to Nebraska as a child and grows with the country, inspiring a childho...
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Book On CD

2007
Chinese peasant Wang Lung is a humble farmer, taking great pleasure in working the land and grateful for the sustenance it provides to his family. This way of life is shattered when flood and drought force him to abandon...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2008
Jolted out of her complacency by death, grief over lost love, and guilt over her aging mother, Iris leaves her Saskatchewan farm to find her niece Lannie. She hopes that Lannie, who is now in famine-stricken Ethiopia, wi...
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Book On MP3

2007
Orphaned as a teenager, Jim Burden comes to live with his stern grandparents on their isolated farm. His pain and loneliness ease when he meets the beautiful Antonia, the high spirited daughter of neighboring immigrant f...
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Book

2003
Hannie Bennet, recently widowed and of a certain age, must marry again to protect herself and all she holds dear. In Ned Renvyle she finds her perfect foil. But their move to Ned's ancestral home in the Irish countryside...
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Book

2004
Pearl S. Buck's epic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of a China that was -- now in a Contemporary Classics edition. Though more than sixty years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retaine...