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Flight behavior : a novel

Author: Barbara Kingsolver
Publisher: New York : Harper, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Ecofiction
Large print
FICTION / Literary
FICTION / Political
FICTION / Contemporary Women
Thrillers (Fiction)
Suspense fiction
Named Person: A Andrae
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Kingsolver
ISBN: 9780062124265 0062124269 9780062206152 006220615X 9780062124326 0062124323 9780062124272 0062124277 9780062124302 0062124307
OCLC Number: 778416501
Awards: Short-listed for Women's Prize for Fiction 2013
Description: 436 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Barbara Kingsolver.


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  Read more...


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

by booksonthebeach (WorldCat user published 2015-02-11) Excellent Permalink

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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Stencils are simple and easy exciting

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