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Homeland and other stories

Author: Barbara Kingsolver
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Spreading her memorable characters over numerous landscapes, Kingsolver tells stories of hope, momentary joy, and powerful endurance.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Kingsolver
ISBN: 0060161124 9780060161125 0571179576 9780571179572 0316858773 9780316858779 9780062277749 006227774X 0060917016 9780060917012
OCLC Number: 18835439
Description: 244 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Homeland --
Blueprints --
Covered bridges --
Quality time --
Stone dreams --
Survival zones --
Islands on the Moon --
Bereaved apartments --
Extinctions --
Jump-up day --
Rose-Johnny --
Why I am a danger to the public.
Responsibility: Barbara Kingsolver.

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The short stories in this collection are spread over landscapes ranging from northern California and the urban Southwest to the hills of eastern Kentucky and the Caribbean island of St Lucia.  Read more...

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