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The Farmer's Daughter
ISBN13: 9780802119346
ISBN: 0802119344
List Price: $24.0
Publisher: Grove Press

The three stories in The Farmer's Daughter are as different as they are unforgettable. Written in the voice of a home schooled fifteen year old girl in rural Montana, the title novella is an uncompromising, beautiful tale of an extraordinary character whose youth intersects with unexpected brutality and of the reserves she must draw on to make herself whole. In another story, Harrison's beloved recurring character, Brown Dog, still looking for love, escapes from Canada back to the States on the tour bus of an Indian rock band called Thunderskins. And in the concluding story, a retired werewolf attempts to lead a normal life but is plagued by feverish episodes of lust, physical appetite, athletic exertions, and outbursts of violence under the full moon.