Barbara Kingsolver

Barbara Kingsolver (born April 8, 1955) is an American novelist, essayist and poet. She was raised in rural Kentucky and lived briefly in the Congo in her early childhood. Kingsolver earned degrees in biology at DePauw University and the University of Arizona and worked as a freelance writer before she began writing novels. Her widely known works include The Poisonwood Bible, the tale of a missionary family in the Congo, and Animal, Vegetable, Miracle, a non-fiction account of her family's attempts to eat locally.Her work often focuses on topics such as social justice, biodiversity and the interaction between humans and their communities and environments.
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    … installment, which hit stores in January and tenders 10 new essays, highlights such esteemed international novelists and thinkers as Paulo Coelho, Barbara Kingsolver, Carlos Ruiz Zafón, and Amy Tan. “While typical fast food companies use their packaging to promote new menu items or sell the space to advertisers, we have always tried to use our…

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