A Thousand AcresBook - 1991
This Pulitzer Prize-winning novel turns Shakespeare's King Lear into the story of the Cook family, Iowa farmers. The Cook kingdom is a fertile farm that spans 1,000 acres, but the seeds of its destruction are sown when the patriarch, Larry Cook, impulsively decides to distribute it among his three daughters, Ginny, Rose, and Caroline.
Publisher: New York : Knopf, c1991
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: FICTION SMI
Characteristics: 371 p. ; 24 cm