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Over the Plain Houses

by Julia Franks

Hardcover, 271 pages, John F Blair Pub, List Price: $26 |

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A Depression-era Appalachian farm wife is branded as a witch by her fundamentalist husband when she bonds with a USDA agent who has traveled to the North Carolina mountains to instruct regional families on how to modernize their homes and farms.