The Egg and I...
A memoir of early married life as the wife of a chicken farmer on a ranch a couple of hours out of Seattle, on the Olympic Peninsula in Washington State.
BBC 4 book of the week...available for only the next few days via streaming video radio player link
If you don't know the book, check out the movie.
Betty MacDonald also has a book called the Plague and I, a humerous account of her bout with TB.