I bought this one hard back, and my friend read it a few times!
Cross Creek is one of the finest memoirs ever written, filled with grace and beauty from one of America's greatest writers, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings.
The stories she offers are by turns funny, sad, thoughtful, each informed by an intensely felt observation of her environment.
A delightful read, made much more engaging when combined with "Idella, Rawlings Perfect Maid." "Idella" fills in blanks. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
This is a very good depiction of rural life in pre-WWII Florida. It is necessary to keep in mind the conditions of the time to avoid being put off by situations described that are... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Oskar
One of my most favorite books... an old friend I return to again & again. The writing is beautiful. I am transposed to a different time & place.Published 3 months ago by Heidi
What a history lesson!. Excellent writer and a good description of that era. Love Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings and Cross Creek.Published 3 months ago by anonoymous
Had to have this after reading "Cross Creek." More than a cookbook.Published 3 months ago by anonoymous