A Book a Day - Day 12

The Grapes of Wrath - John Steinbeck

NOVEL THAT BEST CONJURED A PLACE FOR YOU

 

“To the red country and part of the gray country of Oklahoma, the last rains came gently, and they did not cut the scarred earth.”

 

I read The Grapes of Wrath for the first time earlier this year. From the very first page I was in Oklahoma, living through the dust storms with the Joads. 

 

Dust bowl