This Angry Loving Land Author:Jean Lenore Kenny This sweeping contemporary novel of pride, passion, regional and religious bias, and stark tragedy revolves around a Norwegian immigrant woman who comes to the American prairie to find the husband of her dreams. — When Urliss Petersen came to the Shellydown Ranch, she found - instead of a rich eligible bachelor - two orphaned teenage boys and an ... more »incomprehensible expanse of plains.
Ethan and Kip, grief-stricken over their parents' tragic death, struggled over the meaning of life itself. John Johnson irritated them with his uncomporomising devotion to God. The leftover "flower chldren" at the nearby rehabilitiation ranch perplexed them. And the startling beauty of one charming girl intrigued them beyond words!
Their neighbor, Dow, steel-hard symbol of conservative "bootstrap" success, despised everything but the land...Could he ever learn to love a strong, lovely Norwegian?« less