Synopses & Reviews
In a story about our relationship to the land, to animals, to nature, and to each other--a novel that depicts an American era that is rapidly coming to an end--Irene Leahy, a tough-minded old farm woman, battles to save her sheep farm in upstate New York.
A story of love and loss, and the evolution of farm life as the 20th century unfolded, narrated by a feisty farm woman as she reflects on her life.
A New York Times Notable Book of the Year. A Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection.