A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley

A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley

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A successful Iowa farmer decides to divide his farm between his three daughters. When the youngest objects, she is cut out of his will. This sets off a chain of events that brings dark truths to light and explodes long-suppressed emotions. An ambitious reimagining of Shakespeare's King Lear cast upon a typical American community in the late twentieth century, A Thousand Acres takes on themes of truth, justice, love, and pride, and reveals the beautiful yet treacherous topography of humanity. This 1997 Flamingo Paperback is in Good condition.

ISBN: 9780006550822 SKU: 526876 Note: Any image shown is from a stock photo and is not the actual book.