Unsheltered

Barbara Kingsolver

£8.99

Eleanor says: 

This stunning novel switches between crumbling houses in Vineland in 1871 and 2016. The dual narratives explore shifting paradigms and the struggles of those who confront them. This a parable for our times that explores our very notion of shelter in a world that increasingly struggles to provide it.

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From the best-selling author of The Poisonwood Bible

‘Magnificent.’ The Times Books of the Year
‘Gripping.’ Grazia

‘Peerless.’ Daily Mail
‘Wise.’ Sunday Times

Meet Willa Knox, a woman who stands braced against a world which seems to hold little mercy for her and her family – or their old, crumbling house, falling down around them. Willa’s two grown-up children, a new-born grandchild, and her ailing father-in-law have all moved in at a time when life seems at its most precarious. But when Willa discovers that a pioneering female scientist lived on the same street in the 1800s, could this historical connection be enough to save their home from ruin? And can Willa, despite the odds, keep her family together?

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Weight0.445 kg
Dimensions19.8 × 12.9 × 3.2 cm
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