O Pioneers! tells the story of the Bergsons, a family of Swedish immigrants in rural Nebraska, at the turn of the 20th century. The main character, Alexandra Bergson, inherits the family farm when her father dies, and she devotes her life to making the farm a viable enterprise.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - larryerick - LibraryThing
I always had in the back of mind while I was reading this book that it had been written in a much more conservative time. I suspect that it pushed the limits more back then than it feels to be doing ... Read full review
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Uncharacteristically, I managed to read more than half of this novel without reading the back of book blurb. When I did and saw the word "murder" I laughed. How could such a quiet, deliberate book ... Read full review