English CreekeBook - 1985
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Year is 1939. Jick McCaskill, 14, is narrator. He is son of Variel and Beth McCaskill. Variel is a forest ranger. Other characters: Alec, older brother of Jick, his intended wife: Leona. Jick is sent with Stanley Meixell to 3 sheepherder's with supplies. Stanley is a drinker, and there is a "past" between him and the McCaskill family. Alec is working for the Double W, the Williamson ranch. The Williamson family has bought up many foreclosed and forced to sell properties. June was wet and green. July is hot and dry, a fire will happen. Jick has pithy observations on life/people, a trademark of this author.
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