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Prodigal summer : a novel

Author: Barbara Kingsolver
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Wildlife biologist Deanna is caught off guard by an intrusive young hunter, while bookish city wife Lusa finds herself facing a difficult identity choice, and elderly neighbors find attraction at the height of a long-standing feud.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Kingsolver
ISBN: 0060199652 9780060199654
OCLC Number: 44885231
Description: xi, 444 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Barbara Kingsolver.
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Wildlife biologist Deanna is caught off guard by an intrusive young hunter, while bookish city wife Lusa finds herself facing a difficult identity choice, and elderly neighbors find attraction at the height of a long-standing feud.

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by Connie2629 (WorldCat user published 2008-10-14) Excellent Permalink

I've been an avid reader all of my life.  As an undergraduate English lit major and I librarian, I have loved and read many novels.  Prodigal Summer is beautifully written with characters who have realistic depth, wonderful images and relevent themes.

Try it--you'll like it!

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