By: Ron Rash 2002 Fiction Subject Matter: Dams; Design and construction; Appalachian region; Southern; Real estate development; Relocation; Housing; Loss; Psychology; Mountain life Rating: 4/5 I don’t typically love mystery. But One Foot in Eden isn’t your typical detective fiction.
By: Barbara Kingsolver 1990 Fiction Rating: 4/5 I just love Barbara Kingsolver. Animal Dreams is a work of art, an exploration of the human soul, of childhood and coming of age and love and family and roots and nature.
Be joyful Though you have considered all the facts. –“Manifesto: The Mad Farmer Liberation Front” by Wendell Berry
By: Kent Haruf 1999 Fiction Rating: 3.5/5 This book is a good read. It had been a while since I’d read any sort of leisure reading; most of what I’ve been doing has been classics, children’s books, or books that… Continue Reading