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Dry —Shusterman, Neal, author.

A lengthy California drought escalates to catastrophic proportions, turning Alyssa's quiet suburban street into a warzone, and she is forced to make impossible choices if she and her brother are to survive.

Hot iron : and The time it never rained —Kelton, Elmer, author.

Hot Iron: "In the early days of the Texas panhandle, starting a new life is hard, but keeping it is even harder. Espy Norwood is a troubleshooter already wrestling with a slew of problems when he lands a job on a ranch o...

Hate thy neighbor —Johnstone, William W., author.

"After a two-year drought, the Kerrigan ranch is dry as a bone and as dusty as a honky-tonk bible. On the brink of ruin, Kate Kerrigan hires the rainmaker Professor Somerset Lazarus, who promises salvation--in the form o...

Watershed —Vanderstoop, Doreen, 1962- author.

"Watershed is a contemporary dystopian novel set in a near-future southern Alberta, which has been ravaged by desert-like conditions, as opposed to the northern part of the province, which is warm as well as green and lu...

The night garden : a novel —Van Allen, Lisa, author.

"In the Pennywort [farm], there is a garden of edible flowers, a garden meant for touching, and one in which the flowers only bloom at night ... Since her mother's death 5 years ago, Olivia has been carrying on her legac...

Warrior of the Altaii —Jordan, Robert, 1948-2007, author.

The waterholes of the Plain are drying up, and Wulfgar, leader of the Altaii people faces many other challenges. This is Robert Jordan's never-before-published first novel, which he wrote before his well-known Wheel of T...

The storyteller —Turk, Evan, author, illustrator.

In a time of drought in the Kingdom of Morocco, a storyteller and a boy weave a tale to thwart a Djinn and his sandstorm from destroying their city.

Where the watermelons grow : a novel —Baldwin, Cindy, author.

Twelve-year-old Della Kelly of Maryville, North Carolina, tries to come to terms with her mother's mental illness while her father struggles to save the farm from a record-breaking drought.

The water knife —Bacigalupi, Paolo, author.
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2015
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"The American Southwest has been decimated by drought. Nevada and Arizona skirmish over dwindling shares of the Colorado River, while California watches, deciding if it should just take the whole river all for itself. In...

Hate thy neighbor —Johnstone, William W., author.
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2017
Availability: 6 of 6

After a two-year drought, the Kerrigan ranch is dry as a bone and as dusty as a honky-tonk bible. On the brink of ruin, Kate Kerrigan hires the rainmaker Professor Somerset Lazarus, who promises salvation--in the form of...

Monday, Wednesday and every other weekend —Stanton, Karen, 1960-

Although Henry enjoys the time he spends at his mother's apartment and his father's house, his dog Pomegranate gets confused about which place is home.

The cat from Hunger Mountain —Young, Ed, author, illustrator.

Lord Cat lives a lavish lifestyle until drought strikes Hunger Mountain, but when he goes to seek sustenance, he finds much more than food.

I will send rain —Meadows, Rae, author.
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2016
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"Annie Bell can't escape the dust. It's in her hair, covering the windowsills, coating the animals in the barn, in the corners of her children's dry, cracked lips. It's 1934 and the Bell farm in Mulehead, Oklahoma is str...

Talman's war —Wyler, Richard.
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2007
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Jim Talman had enough trouble just dealing with a drought. Now land-hungry Philip Olsen is eyeing his ranch.

The grapes of wrath —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
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2008
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Novel about the plight of American farmers who were forced off their farms by drought and foreclosure during the 1930's.

The tortoise's gift —Don, Lari.

One hot dry summer in Africa, the animals try to figure out how to get fruit from a magical tree.

Scrublands —Hammer, Chris, 1960- author.

"In the vein of The dry and Before the fall, a town's dark secrets come to light in the aftermath of a young priest's unthinkable last act in this arresting and searing debut thriller. In Riversend, an isolated rural co...

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