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Marginalia: Kristin Hannah On The Timeliness Of Historical Fiction

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Kevin Lynch
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Kristin Hannah, author of 'The Four Winds'

Kristin Hannah’s novel The Four Winds reveals the harsh realities that divided us as a nation and the enduring battles between the haves and the have-nots.

Now, before you start thinking this is contemporary fiction, I should mention that it also brings to life The Great Depression, the Dust Bowl, and the people who lived through them.

I recently spoke with Hannah about the themes and timeliness of this work of historical fiction. Here’s our conversation:

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The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah was published by St. Martin's Press.

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