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Off the Beaten Path: Stories of Place

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In Off the Beaten Path, readers are brought on a literary journey through wild and wonderful landscapes in an anthology that focuses on conservation in an unusual way -- by exploring the importance of place through the short story. The Nature Conservancy, long dedicated to the preservation of wild places, asked writers to visit one of its preserves or write from past exper ...more
Hardcover, 262 pages
Published June 1st 1998 by North Point Press
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HeavyReader
Feb 11, 2014 HeavyReader rated it it was ok
Shelves: short-stories, nature
I got this book out of a free box when I didn't have anything else to read, so I was glad for it.

Some of the stories were good, some not so good at all. Unfortunately, I don't have the book anymore, so I can't list the stories that I liked.

It's a nice book to have when there's nothing else around.
Barbara
Jul 27, 2013 Barbara rated it liked it
Shelves: short-stories
Mostly good solid stories by well known authors, book sponsored by The Nature Conservancy and introduction written by Barbara Kingsolver.
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