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I Will Send Rain

A luminous, tenderly rendered novel of a woman fighting for her family’s survival in the early years of the Dust Bowl; from the acclaimed and award-winning Rae Meadows.   Video Rae Meadows Discusses Dorothea Lange’s Photography and Her Inspiration For Writing Her Novel Synopsis Annie Bell can’t escape the dust. It’s in her hair, covering the windowsills, coating the animals

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Mercy Train

Named an Outstanding Achievement by the Wisconsin Library Association  Also published in Italy, Germany, Belgium, and the Netherlands Samantha’s mother has been dead for a year when the box arrives on her doorstep. In it, she finds relics of her mother Iris’s past. But as Sam sifts through these keepsakes, she uncovers evidence that her grandmother, Violet, had a much more difficult childhood

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Calling Out

Winner, Utah Book Award for Fiction “Best Books of the Year” selection, The Chicago Tribune “Must Read” selection, Entertainment Weekly Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection Book Sense Notable Book After being dumped by her boyfriend, Jane quits her job in New York City, drives west, and lands in Salt Lake City, where she takes a job answering phones at an escort agency.

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No One Tells Everything

“Notable Novel” selection, Poets & Writers  Honorable Mention, Anne Powers Fiction Prize Grace is a copyeditor who drinks alone in the same bar every night, and observes the vibrant life of New York City from the sidelines. But when a local co-ed is found dead, and a college student from Grace’s Ohio hometown is arrested for the murder, something within her stirs. The newspapers claim

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