This is a world that Mark Twain or perhaps Booth Tarkington would have recognized. An insular and embracing small town despite the conflicts that define it at the time this novels events occur. The Right Place The Architecture of the Arkansas Ozarks Cockroaches of Stay More The Choiring of the Trees Ekateri. Powerful in its impact When Angels Rest is a remarkable ambitious novel. Find many great new used options and get the best deals for When Angels Rest by Donald Harington 1999 Trade Paperback at the best online prices at eBay. When Angels Rest Donald Haringtons tenth Novel continues a fictional saga that draws its creative fuel from the authors memories of his Ozark Mountain childhood. World War II is underway and as Haringtons. Powerful in its impact When Angels Rest is a remarkable ambitious novel. FREE shipping on qualifying offers. When Angels Rest by Donald Harington 1998 Hardcover The lowest-priced brand-new unused unopened undamaged item in its original packaging where packaging is applicable. Among them the game cowboys and Indians has been replaced by Allies and Axis and there is a new invention for protection from mosquitos called window screens. Free shipping for many products. Life in a small town in Arkansas during World War II as observed by Dawny 12 who records his observations in his daily newspaper. Most of the authors novels are set or have an essential connection to a fictional Ozark Mountain town Stay More based in Drakes Creek in Arkansas where the author spent most of his childhood summers. A fanciful and imaginative writer Harington draws his characters with love ultimately showing us--his Gentle Readers--how we need to love the world if we truly want to save it. The golden glow of childhood disappears beneath the dark shadow of approaching adulthood. That was the first and only thing I knew about you for the longest time. WHEN I WAS THOROUGHLY ELEVEN WORKING ON TWELVE I first met you. By turns comic sad and violent When Angels Rest is a masterful work part American tall tale part hillbilly paradise. The golden glow of childhood disappears beneath the dark shadow of approaching adulthood.