Flight Behavior

Flight Behavior

Synopsis

“Kingsolver is a gifted magician of words.”
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The extraordinary New York Times bestselling author of The Lacuna (winner of the Orange Prize), The Poisonwood Bible (nominated for the Pulitzer Prize), and Animal, Vegetable, Miracle, Barbara Kingsolver returns with a truly stunning and unforgettable work. Flight Behavior is a brilliant and suspenseful novel set in present day Appalachia; a breathtaking parable of catastrophe and denial that explores how the complexities we inevitably encounter in life lead us to believe in our particular chosen truths. Kingsolver’s riveting story concerns a young wife and mother on a failing farm in rural Tennessee who experiences something she cannot explain, and how her discovery energizes various competing factions—religious leaders, climate scientists, environmentalists, politicians—trapping her in the center of the conflict and ultimately opening up her world. Flight Behavior is arguably Kingsolver’s must thrilling and accessible novel to date, and like so many other of her acclaimed works, represents contemporary American fiction at its finest.

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Chapters

  • 01 Flight Behavior
    Duration: 52s
  • 02 1 A Measure of a Man
    Duration: 48min
  • 03 2 Family Territory
    Duration: 01h29min
  • 04 3 Congregational Space
    Duration: 41min
  • 05 4 Talk of a Town
    Duration: 01h06min
  • 06 5 National Proportions
    Duration: 40min
  • 07 6 Span of a Continent
    Duration: 01h13min
  • 08 7 Global Exchange
    Duration: 58min
  • 09 8 Circumference of the Earth
    Duration: 01h17min
  • 10 9 Continental Ecosystem
    Duration: 01h12min
  • 11 10 Natural State_01
    Duration: 51min
  • 12 10 Natural State_02
    Duration: 42min
  • 13 11 Community Dynamics_01
    Duration: 56min
  • 14 11 Community Dynamics_02
    Duration: 44min
  • 15 12 Kinship Systems_01
    Duration: 50min
  • 16 12 Kinship Systems_02
    Duration: 46min
  • 17 13 Mating Strategies_01
    Duration: 43min
  • 18 13 Mating Strategies_02
    Duration: 51min
  • 19 14 Perfect Female
    Duration: 56min
  • 20 Authors Note
    Duration: 04min
  • 21 Credits
    Duration: 44s
  • sample
    Duration: 01min

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