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There is no one in contemporary literature quite like Barbara Kingsolver. Her dialogue sparkles with sassy wit and earthy poetry; her descriptions are rooted in daily life but are also on familiar terms with the eternal. With Prodigal Summer, she returns from the Congo to a "wrinkle on the map that lies between farms and wildness." And there, in an isolated pocket of southern Appalachia, she recounts not one but three intricate stories. Exuberant, lush, riotous--the summer of the novel is "the season of extravagant procreation" in which bullfrogs carelessly lay their jellied masses of eggs in the grass, "apparently confident that their tadpoles would be able to swim through the lawn like little sperms," and in which a woman may learn to "tell time with her skin." It is also the summer in which a family of coyotes moves into the mountains above Zebulon Valley: The ghost of a creature long extinct was coming in on silent footprints, returning to the place it had once held in the complex anatomy of this forest like a beating heart returned to its body. This is what she believed she would see, if she watched, at this magical juncture: a restoration. The "she" is Deanna Wolfe, a wildlife biologist observing the coyotes from her isolated aerie--isolated, that is, until the arrival of a young hunter who makes her even more aware of the truth that humans are only an infinitesimal portion in the ecological balance. This truth forms classics,contemporary,domestic life,fiction,literary,literature and fiction,women's fiction Literature & Fiction, Faber & Faber Ltd

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Prodigal Summer
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Kingsolver, Barbara

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Prodigal Summer

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Paperback edition of this intricately woven tale of an Appalachian farming community and its sometimes tense relationship with the surrounding wilderness, in which an array of vivid characters seek to establish connections both with one another and with the outside world. "...a rich and compulsive read. Its acute and sensuous observation of the natural world reveals an unexpected beauty..." "Guardian".

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EAN (ISBN-13): 9780571206483
ISBN (ISBN-10): 0571206484
Paperback
Publishing year: 2008
Publisher: Faber And Faber Ltd.
447 Pages
Weight: 0,367 kg
Language: eng/Englisch

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ISBN/EAN: 9780571206483

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0-571-20648-4, 978-0-571-20648-3


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