Nov./Dec. 2017 - The Worst Hard Time

The Worst Hard Time Reading Guide

We recently wrapped up our November/December book, The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl. Catch the Twitter chat Week 1, Week 2, Week 3, Week 4, Week 5 and Week 6 recaps at the preceding links. Gracie and Laura's thoughts on the book were published in the AgBookClub… Continue reading The Worst Hard Time Reading Guide

Nov./Dec. 2017 - The Worst Hard Time

12/20/17 #AgBookClub Recap

Miss the last #AgBookClub chat? No worries, we’ve compiled a summary of the chat to prepare you for next week! This week, we continued with our November/December selection, The Worst Hard Time, by Timothy Egan. We wrapped up the book by reading pages 254 to the end, where we finally saw the end of the… Continue reading 12/20/17 #AgBookClub Recap

Nov./Dec. 2017 - The Worst Hard Time

12/13/17 #AgBookClub Recap

Miss the last #AgBookClub chat? No worries, we’ve compiled a summary of the chat to prepare you for next week! This week, we continued with our November/December selection, The Worst Hard Time, by Timothy Egan. The assigned pages, 193 - 253, covered Black Sunday, the establishment of the Soil Conservation Service, the foundation of the… Continue reading 12/13/17 #AgBookClub Recap

Nov./Dec. 2017 - The Worst Hard Time

12/6/17 #AgBookClub Recap

Miss the last #AgBookClub chat? No worries, we’ve compiled a summary of the chat to prepare you for next week! This week, we continued with our November/December selection, The Worst Hard Time, by Timothy Egan. The assigned pages, 143 - 192, began to show us some of the worst times of the Great Depression and… Continue reading 12/6/17 #AgBookClub Recap

Nov./Dec. 2017 - The Worst Hard Time

11/29/17 #AgBookClub Recap

Miss the last #AgBookClub chat? No worries, we’ve compiled a summary of the chat to prepare you for next week! This week, we continued with our November/December selection, The Worst Hard Time, by Timothy Egan. The assigned pages, 89 - 142, brought us to life after the stock market crash of 1929. By 1932, the… Continue reading 11/29/17 #AgBookClub Recap

Nov./Dec. 2017 - The Worst Hard Time

11/15/17 #AgBookClub Recap

Miss the last #AgBookClub chat? No worries, we’ve compiled a summary of the chat to prepare you for next week! This week, we continued with our November/December selection, The Worst Hard Time, by Timothy Egan. The assigned pages, 52 - 88, exposed us to the realities of farming in the Great Plains - what attracted… Continue reading 11/15/17 #AgBookClub Recap

Nov./Dec. 2017 - The Worst Hard Time

11/08/17 #AgBookClub Recap

Miss the last #AgBookClub chat? No worries, we’ve compiled a summary of the chat to prepare you for next week! This week, we started our November/December selection, The Worst Hard Time, by Timothy Egan. The assigned pages, 1 - 51, introduced us to several non-fiction characters and how they came to live on the Great… Continue reading 11/08/17 #AgBookClub Recap