great author (I've read other books of hers)...and very good book that will make you think. beautifully written from the perspective of a mother and her three daughters

The poisonwood Bible / Barbara Kingsolver / The Poisonwood Bible is a story told by the wife and four daughters of Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his family and mission to the Belgian Congo in

This beautiful passage comes from Barbara Kingsolver's The Poisonwood Bible, a fictional account of an American missionary family in the Belgian Congo. The novel was a 1999 finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in fiction.

One of the great opening paragraphs.Quote from The Poisonwood BIble by Barbara Kingsolver, graphic by Books on the Wall

Author of The Poisonwood Bible, The Bean Trees, Animal, Vegetable, Miracle, Prodigal Summer, Flight Behavior, Animal Dreams, Pigs in Heaven, The Lacuna, High Tide in Tucson, and Small Wonder

Terms like that, “Humane Society,” are devised with people like me in mind, who don’t care to dwell on what happens to the innocent.

The Bean Trees. One of Laura Bush's recommendations. I really liked the main character. (Read in 2016)

The Bean Trees, by Barbara Kingsolver

13 Authors You'll Definitely Want To Binge-Read Over Your Next Long Weekend

<strong>These fourteen novels, ranging from classic American literature to contemporary <i>New York Times</i> bestsellers, are ideal for book clubs to read and discuss.</strong>

Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver

This book has it all: Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, Lev Trotsky, President Hoover, President Roosevelt, and Joseph Stalin (not in that order), but most importantly--a beautiful story.

The Lacuna: A Novel by Barbara Kingsolver.An epic journey from the Mexico City of artists Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo to the America of Pearl Harbor, FDR, and J." Loved it.

if I had the land, I would raise my own animals used for food...idk about me doing the killing tho! good recipes included too!!

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life - Books - Review

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life (first) Edition by Barbara Kingsolver, Camille Kingsolver, Steven L. Hopp published by H.

The Poisonwood Bible

The Poisonwood Bible- by Barbara Kingsolver ("The Poisonwood Bible" is a story told by the wife and four daughters of Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his family and mission to the Belgian Congo in

“Will you explain to me why people encourage delusional behaviour in children, and medicate it in adults?”  ― Barbara Kingsolver, Flight Behavior

Barbara Kingsolver: 'Motherhood is so sentimentalised in our culture'

5 classics to read (from the 2012 summer reading guide)

5 classics (new and old) for your summer reading list (from the 2012 summer reading guide)

The Poisonwood Bible - Barbara Kingsolver. "The Poisonwood Bible is a story told by the wife and four daughters of Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his family and mission to the Belgian Congo in (Harper Perennial)

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