Book ‘Demon Copperhead’ by Barbara Kingsolver

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“Kingsolver is a writer who can help us understand and navigate the chaos of these times.” — Minneapolis Star Tribune. From the New York Times bestselling author of Unsheltered and Flight Behavior, a brilliant novel which enthralls, compels, and captures the heart as it evokes a young hero’s unforgettable journey to maturity. “Anyone will tell you the born of this world are marked from the get-out, win or lose.” Demon Copperhead is set in the mountains of southern Appalachia. It’s the story of a boy born to a teenaged single mother in a single-wide trailer, with no assets beyond his dead father’s good looks and copper-colored hair, a caustic wit, and a fierce talent for survival. In a plot that never pauses for breath...
Publisher: Harper (October 18, 2022)  Pages: 560 pages  ISBN-10: 0063251922  ISBN-13: 978-0063251922  ASIN:‎ B09QMHZ53K

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Author’s biography: Barbara Kingsolver is the author of ten bestselling works of fiction, including the novels UnshelteredFlight BehaviorThe LacunaThe Poisonwood BibleAnimal Dreams, and The Bean Trees, as well as books of poetry, essays, and creative nonfiction. Her work of narrative nonfiction is the influential bestseller Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life. Kingsolver’s work has been translated into more than twenty languages and has earned literary awards and a devoted readership at home and abroad. She was awarded the National Humanities Medal, our country’s highest honor for service through the arts, as well as the Dayton Literary Peace Prize for the body of her work. She lives with her family on a farm in southern Appalachia.