Homeland and Other Stories

Homeland and Other Stories

Book - 1990 | 1st Perennial Library ed
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With the same wit and sensitivity that have come to characterize her highly praised and beloved novels Animal Dreams and The Bean Trees, Barbara Kingsolver gives us a rich and emotionally resonant collection of twelve stories. Spreading her memorable characters over landscapes ranging from northern-California to the hills of eastern Kentucky and the Caribbean island of St. Lucia, Kingsolver tells stories of hope, momentary joy, and powerful endurance. In every setting, Kingsolver's distinctive voice -- at times comic, but often heartrending -- rings true as she explores the twin themes of family ties and the life choices one must ultimately make alone. Homeland and Other Stories creates a world of love and possibility that readers will want to take as their own.

Publisher: New York : Perennial Library, 1990, c1989
Edition: 1st Perennial Library ed
ISBN: 9780060917012
0060917016
Branch Call Number: x
Characteristics: 244 p. ; 21 cm

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