The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah audiobook

The Four Winds: A Novel

By Kristin Hannah
Read by Julia Whelan

Macmillan Audio 9781250178602
15.05 Hours 1
Format : Digital Download (In Stock)
  • Regular Price: $32.99

    Special Price $23.09

    or 2 Credits

    ISBN: 9781250317247

  • Regular Price: $44.99

    Special Price $33.74

    ISBN: 9781250317254

    Free shipping on orders over $35

    In Stock ● Ships in 1-2 days

This program includes a bonus conversation between the author and narrator. From Kristin Hannah, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Nightingale and The Great Alone, comes an epic novel of love and heroism and hope, set against the backdrop of one of America’s most defining eras—the Great Depression. Texas, 1934. Millions are out of work and a drought has broken the Great Plains. Farmers are fighting to keep their land and their livelihoods as the crops are failing, the water is drying up, and dust threatens to bury them all. One of the darkest periods of the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl era, has arrived with a vengeance. In this uncertain and dangerous time, Elsa Martinelli—like so many of her neighbors—must make an agonizing choice: fight for the land she loves or go west, to California, in search of a better life. The Four Winds is an indelible portrait of America and the American Dream, as seen through the eyes of one indomitable woman whose courage and sacrifice will come to define a generation.

Learn More
Membership Details
  • Only $12.99/month gets you 1 Credit/month
  • Cancel anytime
  • Hate a book? Then we do too, and we'll exchange it.
See how it works in 15 seconds

Summary

Summary

A #1 New York Times bestseller

A #1 Amazon bestseller

A #1 New York Times Bestseller in Audio

A "Read with Jenna" Today Show Book Club Pick for February

A Working Mother Magazine Pick of Best Books of 2021

An Amazon Best Book of the Month

A February 2021 LibraryReads Pick

This program includes a bonus conversation between the author and narrator.

From Kristin Hannah, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Nightingale and The Great Alone, comes an epic novel of love and heroism and hope, set against the backdrop of one of America’s most defining eras—the Great Depression.

Texas, 1934. Millions are out of work and a drought has broken the Great Plains. Farmers are fighting to keep their land and their livelihoods as the crops are failing, the water is drying up, and dust threatens to bury them all. One of the darkest periods of the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl era, has arrived with a vengeance. In this uncertain and dangerous time, Elsa Martinelli—like so many of her neighbors—must make an agonizing choice: fight for the land she loves or go west, to California, in search of a better life. The Four Winds is an indelible portrait of America and the American Dream, as seen through the eyes of one indomitable woman whose courage and sacrifice will come to define a generation.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Its message is galvanizing and hopeful: We are a nation of scrappy survivors. We’ve been in dire straits before; we will be again.” New York Times
“Brutally beautiful.” Newsweek
“Epic and transporting, a stirring story of hardship and love…Majestic and absorbing.” USA Today
“A sweeping epic…[that]  feels eerily timely as it highlights the ways women rally during a national crisis.” Real Simple
“Brings Dust Bowl migration to life in this riveting story of love, courage, and sacrifice.” Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“Outstanding…[A] rewarding read about family ties, perseverance, and women’s friendships and fortitude.” Booklist (starred review)

Reviews

Reviews

by jrs 7/19/2021
Overall Performance
Narration
Story

Great Brook

Didn’t want to stop listening.

Author

Author Bio: Kristin Hannah

Author Bio: Kristin Hannah

Kristin Hannah is the author of several highly acclaimed and New York Times bestselling books, including the #1 New York Times bestsellers The Four Winds and The Great Alone.

Titles by Author

Details

Details

Available Formats : Digital Download, CD
Category: Fiction/Women
Runtime: 15.05
Audience: Adult
Language: English