A bitingly satirical look at the smug conservatism and petty rivalries of small-town American in the first half of the 20th century. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SeriousGrace - LibraryThing
This is the satirical story of Carol Milford and her desire to transform her new husband's little town of Gopher Prairie. While Dr. Will Kennicott is the celebrated hometown physician Carol is the new ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ffortsa - LibraryThing
I couldn't tell sometimes if this story of early 20th century small town morals and social pressures was feminist or mocking. Carol, a young woman who has lost her parents, becomes a librarian in St ... Read full review