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The Rain Wizard: The Amazing, Mysterious,

True Life of Charles Mallory Hatfield

After several years of success, rainmaker Charles Mallory Hatfield is hired by council members to bring rain to the city of San Diego, California, for $10,000. When he begins operations, though, and it starts to rain, one local paper suggests “he can make a lot of money by stopping it.” WHAT HAPPENED in San Diego in 1916 that put Charles Hatfield in the news for years to come?   SEPTEMBER 2015  Booklist, in a STARRED review called it a “fascinating biography” and went on to say, “The book’s design is a standout, with intriguing historical photos filling the pages and a typeface that makes this invitingly easy to read.” Educators’ Guide Trailer                                                                                                            
© Larry Dane Brimner, Trustee, Brimner/Gregg Trust, 2015; Home Page Author Photo Credit: Roxyanne Young
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The Rain Wizard: The Amazing, Mysterious,

True Life of Charles Mallory Hatfield

After several years of success, rainmaker Charles Mallory Hatfield is hired by council members to bring rain to the city of San Diego, California, for $10,000. When he begins operations, though, and it starts to rain, one local paper suggests “he can make a lot of money by stopping it.” WHAT HAPPENED in San Diego in 1916 that put Charles Hatfield in the news for years to come?  SEPTEMBER 2015  Booklist, in a STARRED review called it a “fascinating biography” and went on to say, “The book’s design is a standout, with intriguing historical photos filling the pages and a typeface that makes this invitingly easy to read.” Educators’ Guide Trailer