Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “A Walk in the Spring Rain, and the Orchard Children” as Want to Read:
A Walk in the Spring Rain, and the Orchard Children
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

A Walk in the Spring Rain, and the Orchard Children

liked it 3.0  ·  Rating Details ·  2 Ratings  ·  1 Review
The two works by Rachel Maddux reprinted in this volume could be called her "Tennessee" books. Both were written after Maddux and her husband, King Baker, moved to Houston County, Tennessee, in 1960, and both draw upon her experiences with and perceptions of life there in the 1960s and 1970s. A Walk in the Spring Rain is a novel, and The Orchard Children is nonfiction, but ...more
Hardcover, 328 pages
Published December 3rd 2005 by University of Tennessee Press (first published January 1993)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

Be the first to ask a question about A Walk in the Spring Rain, and the Orchard Children

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-5)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
May 11, 2015 Debbie rated it liked it
Shelves: novel
About a month ago I was in Boston to meet my first granddaughter and five days into my visit I caught a cold. So as not to infect the new parents, I checked into a hotel to medicate and catch up on my sleep. During that stay I watched Turner Classic Movies and happened upon A Walk in the Spring Rain with Anthony Quinn and Ingrid Bergman (1970). The movie so captivated me that I had to read the book published in 1960. The movie version differs quite a bit from the book. The personalities of some ...more
Andrea rated it liked it
Feb 13, 2009
Lb marked it as to-read
Aug 13, 2010
Margaret marked it as to-read
Dec 13, 2012
Bridgitte marked it as to-read
Mar 07, 2013
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book