Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Rural Wisdom: The Times When Life Has Really Spun Our Wheels” as Want to Read:
Rural Wisdom: The Times When Life Has Really Spun Our Wheels
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Rural Wisdom: The Times When Life Has Really Spun Our Wheels

4.5  ·  Rating details ·  2 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
In this delightful memoir of short stories and essays, the author uses the rural wisdom he gained in his youth to explain time, forgiveness, and the crush of change; and applies it the challenge of life in the big city. Here, there is history on a clothesline, wisdom in a thunderstorm, and appreciation in a car ride. His humor includes a wild turkey that lived in a doghous ...more
Hardcover, 208 pages
Published November 1st 2006 by Authorhouse
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

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

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Rural Wisdom, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Rural Wisdom

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

Community Reviews

(showing 1-5)
Rating details
Sort: Default
Karen Ingalls
Feb 03, 2013 rated it it was amazing
A delightful book about growing up on a farm. The author shares stories, words of wisdom, and lessons learned with humor and spirituality. This is a good read for just not those who grew up on a farm, but for even us city dwellers. Thank you, Larry, for sharing your story.
Nov 13, 2008 rated it really liked it
Local author. Stories are about "us" i.e., regular people in the upper midwest. Nicely done.
Elizabeth Hills
marked it as to-read
Jun 22, 2009
added it
May 13, 2014
marked it as to-read
Jul 25, 2015
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »