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Flight behaviour

Author: Barbara Kingsolver
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dellarobia Turnbow is a restless farm wife who gave up her own plans when she accidentally became pregnant at seventeen. Now, after a decade of domestic disharmony on a failing farm, she has settled for permanent disappointment but seeks momentary escape through an obsessive flirtation with a younger man. As she hikes up a mountain road behind her house to a secret tryst, but instead encounters a shocking sight: a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Kingsolver
ISBN: 9780571290802 0571290809 9780571290819 0571290817
OCLC Number: 825557676
Notes: Originally published: London: Faber, 2012.
Awards: Shortlisted for Women's Prize for Fiction 2013.
Description: 600 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Barbara Kingsolver.
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On the Appalachian Mountains above her home, a young mother discovers a beautiful and terrible marvel of nature. As the world around her is suddenly transformed by a seeming miracle, can the old  Read more...

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Dellarobia and the butterflies

by kateleader (WorldCat user published 2013-08-07) Very Good Permalink

Dellarobia is leaving her husband and two young children for a younger man when she sees a host of butterflies and has an epiphany. She returns to Cub, her husband and begins the journey to find out what the coming of the butterflies means to her...and the world.

Throw in a handsome scientist...
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