The Resource Falling to Earth, (ebook)

Falling to Earth, (ebook)

Label
Falling to Earth
Title
Falling to Earth
Creator
Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
A novel about a 1920s Midwestern community in the aftermath of a devastating tornado. In March 1925, the worst tornado in the nation's history will descend without warning on the small town of Marah, Illinois. By nightfall, hundreds will be homeless and hundreds more will lie in the streets, dead or grievously injured. Only one man, Paul Graves, will still have everything he started the day with-his family, his home, and his business, all miraculously intact. This novel follows Paul Graves and his young family in the year after the storm as they struggle to comprehend their own fate and that of their devastated town. They watch helplessly as Marah tries to resurrect itself from the ruins and as their friends and neighbors begin to wonder how one family, and only one, could be exempt from terrible misfortune. As the town begins to recover, the family miscalculates the growing resentment and hostility around them with tragic results, in a portrayal of survivor's guilt and the frenzy of bereavement following a disaster
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Southwood, Kate
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Tornadoes
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Falling to Earth, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781609451103
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT12590421
Specific material designation
remote
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MWT12590421
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Falling to Earth, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781609451103
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT12590421
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12590421
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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