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Flight behavior : a novel

Auteur : Barbara Kingsolver
Éditeur: New York : Harper, ©2012.
Édition/format:   Livre imprimé : Fiction : Anglais : 1st edVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
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Set in the present day in the rural community of Feathertown, Tennessee, this novel tells the story of Dellarobia Turnbow, a petite, razor-sharp 29-year-old who nurtured worldly ambitions before becoming pregnant and marrying at seventeen. Now, after more than a decade of tending to small children on a failing farm, oppressed by poverty, isolation and her husband's antagonistic family, she has mitigated her boredom  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme: Suspense fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Ecofiction
Personne nommée: A Andrae
Type d’ouvrage: Fiction, Ressource Internet
Type de document: Livre, Ressource Internet
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs: Barbara Kingsolver
ISBN: 9780062124265 0062124269 9780062206152 006220615X 9780062124326 0062124323
Numéro OCLC: 778416501
Récompenses: Short-listed for Women's Prize for Fiction 2013
Description: 436 pages ; 24 cm
Responsabilité: Barbara Kingsolver.

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Flight Behaviour is a captivating, topical and deeply human story touching on class, poverty and climate change. It is Barbara Kingsolver's most accessible novel yet, and explores the truths we  Lire la suite...

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Excellent book; no idea why it's billed as "suspense fiction"

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When Dellarobia was seventeen, she married Cub Turnbow because they had a baby on the way. She miscarried shortly afterward, but the damage was done, and her dreams of college and escaping the confines of impoverished Feathertown,...
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