Coverart for item
The Resource Small wonder, Barbara Kingsolver ; illustrations by Paul Mirocha

Small wonder, Barbara Kingsolver ; illustrations by Paul Mirocha

Label
Small wonder
Title
Small wonder
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Kingsolver ; illustrations by Paul Mirocha
Creator
Contributor
Jrf9nuZr1co
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 22 wonderfully articulate essays, Kingsolver raises her voice in praise of nature, family, literature, and the joys of everyday life while examining the genesis of war, violence and poverty in the world. Illustrations
Summary
A collection of essays grounded in the author's belief that our largest problems have grown from the earth's remotest corners as well as from our own backyards, and that answers may lie in those places, too
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
180026
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kingsolver, Barbara
Dewey number
814/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mirocha, Paul
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Essays
  • Essays
Target audience
adult
Label
Small wonder, Barbara Kingsolver ; illustrations by Paul Mirocha
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A fist in the eye of God
  • Lily's chickens
  • The one-eyed monster, and why I don't let him in
  • Letter to a daughter at thirteen
  • Letter to my mother
  • Going to Japan
  • Life is precious, or it's not
  • Flying
  • Household words
  • What good is a story?
  • Small wonder
  • Marking a passage
  • Taming the beast with two backs
  • Stealing apples
  • And our flag was still there
  • God's wife's measuring spoons
  • Saying grace
  • Knowing our place
  • The patience of a saint
  • Seeing scarlet
  • Setting free the crabs
  • A forest's last stand
  • Called out
Control code
ocm48944526
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 267 pages
Isbn
9780060504083
Lccn
2002276255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)48944526
Label
Small wonder, Barbara Kingsolver ; illustrations by Paul Mirocha
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A fist in the eye of God
  • Lily's chickens
  • The one-eyed monster, and why I don't let him in
  • Letter to a daughter at thirteen
  • Letter to my mother
  • Going to Japan
  • Life is precious, or it's not
  • Flying
  • Household words
  • What good is a story?
  • Small wonder
  • Marking a passage
  • Taming the beast with two backs
  • Stealing apples
  • And our flag was still there
  • God's wife's measuring spoons
  • Saying grace
  • Knowing our place
  • The patience of a saint
  • Seeing scarlet
  • Setting free the crabs
  • A forest's last stand
  • Called out
Control code
ocm48944526
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 267 pages
Isbn
9780060504083
Lccn
2002276255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)48944526

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
Processing Feedback ...