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Small Wonder by Barbara Kingsolver
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Sep 12, 11

bookshelves: culture, environment, favourite-nonfiction
Read from August 08 to September 12, 2011

Love love loved it. The first half of the book was about ecology and biodiversity. I love when Kingsolver writes about the environment - fascinating, beautiful and jam-packed full of information. The second half felt extremely timely with the 10 year anniversary of September 11 his weekend. It was a meditation on the values that can bring peace to the world - home, community, healthy food, books and ideas, and love. It was incredibly beautiful to read.

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Reading Progress

08/08/2011 page 22
8.0% "I love Barbara Kingsolver so so much."
08/10/2011 page 41
16.0% "It's preaching to the choir of course - but I love it."
08/19/2011 page 65
25.0% "I think Kingsolver and Hopp write beautifully together."
08/22/2011 page 74
28.0% "Setting Free the Crabs should be required reading."
09/11/2011 page 195
74.0% "I have such a crush on Barbara Kingsolver."

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