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The Resource Flight behavior : a novel, by Barbara Kingsolver, (text large print)

Flight behavior : a novel, by Barbara Kingsolver, (text large print)

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Flight behavior : a novel
Title
Flight behavior
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Barbara Kingsolver
Title variation
Flight behaviour
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tired of living on a failing farm and suffering oppressive poverty, bored housewife Dellarobia Turnbow, on the way to meet a potential lover, is detoured by a miraculous event on the Appalachian mountainside that ignites a media and religious firestorm that changes her life forever
Summary
Dellarobia Turnbow is a discontent farmwife engaging in a flirtatious relationship with a younger man when she discovers an unsual fire in a forested valley behind her house. This curiosity causes a stir in the scientific and local communities, garnering a great deal of media attention and leads to Dellarobia confronting and questioning everything she thought she believed in.
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Award
  • New York Times Notable Book 2012
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
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10141310
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kingsolver, Barbara
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Women biologists
  • Curiosities and wonders
  • Tennessee
  • Large type books
  • Suspense fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Flight behavior : a novel, by Barbara Kingsolver, (text large print)
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Publication
Control code
ocn778422842
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062124302
System control number
(OCoLC)778422842
Label
Flight behavior : a novel, by Barbara Kingsolver, (text large print)
Publication
Control code
ocn778422842
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062124302
System control number
(OCoLC)778422842
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