A Country Year: Living the Questions

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Apr 1, 1999 - Nature - 240 pages
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When her thirty-year marriage broke up, Sue Hubbell found herself alone and broke on a small Ozarks farm. Keeping bees, she found solace in the natural world. She began to write, challenging herself to tell the absolute truth about her life and the things that she cared about. The result is one of the best-loved books ever written about life on the land, about a woman finding her way in middle age.
 

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User Review  - JNSelko - LibraryThing

An excellent primer on how one becomes entangled in the bee-raising (non-industrial) community. Enjoyable and a page-turner, if you want to have a book in your library about the joy of bees, this is it. Read full review

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User Review  - NellieMc - LibraryThing

A worthy sequel to her first book, (A Country Year, Living the Questions), this one is less contemplative and more matter of fact. There's a lot of good information about keeping bees (whether it's ... Read full review

Contents

SPRING i
23
SUMMER 33
69
AUTUMN
85
SPRING 7
200
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About the author (1999)

Sue Hubbell is the author of, among other works, A Country Year and A Book of Bees, which was selected as a New York Times Notable Book. She lives in Maine and Washington, D.C.

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