Prodigal Summer: A Novel
Barbara Kingsolver's fifth novel is a hymn to wildness that celebrates the prodigal spirit of human nature, and of nature itself. It weaves together three stories of human love within a larger tapestry of lives amid the mountains and farms of southern Appalachia. Over the course of one humid summer, this novel's intriguing protagonists face disparate predicaments but find connections to one another and to the flora and fauna with which they necessarily share a place.
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Review: Prodigal SummerUser Review - Beth - Goodreads
I liked this book, and I liked the message, but even though I agreed with her it was a little preachy. All the characters kept getting in arguments that involved long exposition about how important ... Read full review
Review: Prodigal SummerUser Review - Jamie - Goodreads
So, this might be closer to a 4.5, but I am going to give it a 5 because I dearly loved it. I dearly love Kingsolver as well. Growing up in the mountains of Eastern KY, the mountains of WV and now ... Read full review