Everything you need to understand or teach All the Wind in the World by Samantha Mabry.
Samantha Mabry's All the Wind in the World is the story of Sarah and James, young lovers who know many people would exploit their passion for each other. Most of the United States is a desert wasteland, but Sarah and James are willing to work hard in an effort to reach their dreams. When a plan goes awry, Sarah fears she has lost James forever. However, he rushes to save Sarah, setting the stage for them to begin a new life together. The novel's main themes are the power of superstition, the power of wealth, and the relationship between James and Sarah.