Coverart for item
The Resource Flight behavior, Barbara Kingsolver

Flight behavior, Barbara Kingsolver

Label
Flight behavior
Title
Flight behavior
Statement of responsibility
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.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book 2012
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10141310
Cataloging source
BT
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Flight behavior, Barbara Kingsolver
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19889935
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
436 pages
Isbn
9780062124265
Lccn
2012025321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Flight behavior, Barbara Kingsolver
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19889935
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
436 pages
Isbn
9780062124265
Lccn
2012025321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

Library Locations

    • Oxford Public LibraryBorrow it
      201 E. Smith St., Oxford, IN, 47971, US
      40.520219 -87.249004

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...