One January day thirty years ago the little town of Hanover anchored on a windy Nebraska tableland was trying not to be blown away. A mist of fine snowflakes was curling and eddying about the cluster of low drab buildings huddled on the gray prairie under a gray sky.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - richardderus - LibraryThing
Rating: 3.75* of five The Publisher Says: Set on the Nebraska prairie where Willa Cather (1873–1947) grew up, this powerful early novel tells the story of the young Alexandra Bergson, whose dying ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Pferdina - LibraryThing
Alexandra Bergson tames the prairie and gets no respect. Her oldest brothers are idiots. She sends the youngest to college and he turns out well, but then he falls in love with their neighbor Marie ... Read full review