Rae Meadows

Rae Meadows is the author of CALLING OUT, which received the 2006 Utah Book Award for fiction; NO ONE TELLS EVERYTHING, a Poets & Writers Notable Novel; and the widely praised novel, MERCY TRAIN. She lives with her husband and two daughters in Brooklyn, New York.

Rae Meadows

Books by Rae Meadows

by Rae Meadows - Fiction, Historical Fiction

It's 1934, and the Bell farm in Mulehead, Oklahoma is struggling as the earliest storms of the Dust Bowl descend. As the Bells wait for the rains to come, Annie and each member of her family are pulled in different directions. Annie's fragile young son, Fred, suffers from dust pneumonia; her headstrong daughter, Birdie, flush with first love, is choosing a dangerous path out of Mulehead; and Samuel, her husband, is plagued by disturbing dreams of rain. As Annie, desperate for an escape of her own, flirts with the affections of an unlikely admirer, she must choose who she is going to become.