Prodigal Summer: A Novel

by Barbara Kingsolver | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 0060959037 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wingbookstogivewing of Springville, Tennessee USA on 7/11/2012
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Journal Entry 1 by wingbookstogivewing from Springville, Tennessee USA on Wednesday, July 11, 2012
I received this book from the library sale to read and or release, I don't know which yet!

Journal Entry 2 by wingbookstogivewing at Horsham, Pennsylvania USA on Friday, July 28, 2017

Released 1 yr ago (7/28/2017 UTC) at Horsham, Pennsylvania USA

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Journal Entry 3 by wingReallyBookishwing at Horsham, Pennsylvania USA on Tuesday, August 08, 2017
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Journal Entry 4 by wingReallyBookishwing at Horsham, Pennsylvania USA on Friday, October 27, 2017
Very enjoyable! I loved the lyrical language and the atmospheric setting. Kingsolver has crafted interesting characters and she weaves a tapestry of three intertwining stories all set in Appalachia. The natural world is woven throughout as well. I enjoyed discovering how the three stories were linked together. This was a satisfying read and was my first Kingsolver book. I now want to read more of her work!

Journal Entry 5 by wingReallyBookishwing at Horsham, Pennsylvania USA on Wednesday, January 10, 2018
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Description from Amazon:

"Barbara Kingsolver's fifth novel is a hymn to wildness that celebrates the prodigal spirit of human nature, and of nature itself. It weaves together three stories of human love within a larger tapestry of lives amid the mountains and farms of southern Appalachia. Over the course of one humid summer, this novel's intriguing protagonists face disparate predicaments but find connections to one another and to the flora and fauna with which they necessarily share a place."

Journal Entry 6 by wingReallyBookishwing at Ambler, Pennsylvania USA on Tuesday, January 01, 2019
Removing as unselected from the General Literature VBB and making available.

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