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A Thousand Acres

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4 out of 5
Based on 12,664 Ratings and 1,249 Reviews

Book Description
Aging Larry Cook announces his intention to turn over his 1,000-acre farm--one of the largest in Zebulon County, Iowa--to his three daughters, Caroline, Ginny and Rose. A man of harsh sensibilities, he carves Caroline out of the deal because she has the nerve to be less than enthusiastic about her father's generosity. While Larry Cook deteriorates into a pathetic drunk, his daughters are left to c... More
Book Information
PublisherRecorded Books
BindingAudio Cassette (58 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-100788706209
ISBN-13978-0788706202
Publication Date11/1999
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About Jane Smiley (Author) : Jane Smiley is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Jane Smiley include A Thousand Acres, The All-True Travels and Adventures of Lidie Newton,... more
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About C.J. Critt (Narrator) : C.J. Critt is a published narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of C.J. Critt include Judy Moody, Judy Moody, Cause of Death, and Unnatural Exposure.
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