Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver. I have two copies on-hand at all times because there is always someone special needing to read that story that makes you happy you're alive, cause you to laugh uncontrollably wherever you are reading it, cause you to blat (?sp) your own flash flood, make you hunger for that one challenge you've been avoiding, and remember what you are here for...plus MOTH LOVE...if you haven't experienced that, you need to!!!!!
“If every U. S. citizen ate just one meal a week (any meal) composed of locally and organically raised meats and produce, we would reduce our country’s oil consumption by over 1.1 million barrels of oil every week… Small changes in buying habits can make big difference.” -quote via local Food Co-op store from "Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life" a family blog & '07 book
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle by Barbara Kingsolver, Camille Kingsolver and Steven L. Hopp. Get this eBook on #Kobo: http://www.kobobooks.com/ebook/Animal-Vegetable-Miracle/book-P4TgaNZtdUi0Os04eX-pnA/page1.html
Books That Made a Difference to Oprah This novel is about a family embroiled in the political turmoil of postcolonial Africa. It established Kingsolver as one of our wisest observers of history, politics, and human nature.