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Prodigal summer

Author: Barbara Kingsolver
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber : [distributor] TBS The Book Service Ltd, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : New edView all editions and formats
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This work weaves together three stories of human love within a larger tapestry of lives inhabiting the mountains and small farms of southern Appalachia. It portrays various people who find their connections to one another, and to the flora and fauna with whom they share a place.
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Genre/Form: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Kingsolver
ISBN: 9780571206483 0571206484
OCLC Number: 851980195
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Originally published: 2000.
Target Audience: General (US: Trade).
Description: 320 pages ; 20 x 13 cm
Responsibility: Barbara Kingsolver.

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