HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved, essential classics.My Antonia is Willa Cather's masterpiece about 19th-century Nebraskan pioneers.My Antonia depicts the pioneering period of European settlement on the tall-grass prairie of the American midwest, with its beautiful yet terrifying landscape, rich ethnic mix of immigrants and native-born Americans, and communities who share life's joys and sorrows.Jim Burden recounts his memories of Antonia Shimerda, whose family settle in Nebraska from Bohemia.
Together they share childhoods spent in a new world.
Jim leaves the prairie for college and a career in the east, while Antonia devotes herself to her large family and productive farm.
Her story is that of the land itself, a moving portrait of endurance and strength.
- Format: EPUB
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 19/09/2019
- Category: Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780008322786