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Franklin, Tom, 1971-

The tilted world [text (large print)] / Tom Franklin and Beth Ann Fennelly. - Large print edition. - Leicester : Thorpe, 2015. - 393 pages (large print) ; 24 cm. - Charnwood .

Complete and unabridged.

April, 1927: After months of rain, the Mississippi River has reached dangerous levels and the little town of Hobnob is under threat. Residents fear the levee will either explode under the pressure of the water or be blown by saboteurs from New Orleans, who wish to save their own city. But when an orphaned baby is found, the lives of Ingersoll, a blues-playing prohibition agent, and Dixie Clay, a bootlegger who is guarding a terrible secret, collide. Little can they imagine how events are about to change them - and the great South - forever. For in the dead of night, after thick, illusory fog, the levee will break...

9781444822342 (hbk) 1444822349


Floods--History--Mississippi River Valley--Fiction.


United States--History--1919-1933--Fiction.


Historical fiction.
Large type books.