Unsheltered

Unsheltered

A Novel

Book - 2018
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The story of two families, in two centuries, who live at the corner of Sixth and Plum, as they navigate the challenges of surviving a world in the throes of major cultural shifts. In this mesmerizing story told in alternating chapters, Willa and Thatcher come to realize that though the future is uncertain, even unnerving, shelter can be found in the bonds of kindred, whether family or friends, and in the strength of the human spirit.
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, [2018]
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2018
ISBN: 9780062684561
0062684566
Branch Call Number: FIC KINGS
Characteristics: 464 pages ; 24 cm.

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Shirleynature
Oct 16, 2018

A new book by Kingsolver is super exciting!

LPL_ShirleyB Sep 19, 2018

Kingsolver’s new novel is complex juxtaposing parallel stories of the social turmoil we’re experiencing today with 19th century religious challenges to science and evolution. Wit and resilience are expressed in gripping dialogue between the characters—their struggles and solace found in vivid connections with nature and each other.

debwalker Sep 18, 2018

Barbara Kingsolver's ambitious novel follows characters in different centuries as they undergo seismic cultural shifts.

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theequ1nn
Jul 25, 2018

Sarah Bird took this route in her novel Above the East China Sea. A young woman's issues on the island of Okinawa in today's world, and the issues of a young woman during WW2. Come to think of it, the
late great author Philip Kerr also did this in his Bernie Gunther thrillers.

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