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Five Good Reads

...week's lists was submitted by Brooke Daly, librarian at the Legislative Reference Library. "The Lacuna" by Barbara Kingsolver Beautiful writing and an artful merging of the life of fictional character Harrison Shepherd with the lives of historical...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-08-22/five-good-reads
Art
Pacific Northwest Bestseller List

...Ruins by Jess Walter8. The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult9. A Thousand Mornings by Mary Oliver10. Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver HARDCOVER NONFICTION1. I Could Pee on This by Francesco Marciuliano2. Wild by Vheryl Strayed3. Short Nights of...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-03-14/bestseller-list
Art
Local libraries to introduce faster, friendlier catalog system

A search for the latest Barbara Kingsolver novel or John Grisham thriller will be easier and faster with a new computerized catalog local libraries are unveiling this week...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121602/loc_library.shtml
News
briefly

...Correcting the Landscape," at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17, at the Hearthside Books in Nugget Mall. Cole's book won Barbara Kingsolver's Bellwether Prize for socially and politically engaged fiction. It follows Gus Traynor, an Alaska newspaper...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011206/thi_20060112019.shtml
This WeeK
The trouble with winners and losers

...Elton is speaking for constituents like myself who otherwise would never have their views represented. As author Barbara Kingsolver said in her most recent book of essays: "One problem with democracy as it plays in our country is that the majority...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022003/let_letter1.shtml
Opinion
Attacking this summer's reading list

...War II veteran. So we begin with a parallel universe of another sort, the mid-20th century Africa recreated by Barbara Kingsolver. Those of us who beat Oprah in discovering ``The Poisonwood Bible'' met a fanatic American missionary at the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071300/Ope_goodman.html
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...War II veteran. So we begin with a parallel universe of another sort, the mid-20th century Africa recreated by Barbara Kingsolver. Those of us who beat Oprah in discovering ``The Poisonwood Bible'' met a fanatic American missionary at the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071300/Ope_goodman.shtml
Challenged books of 2009 include the dictionary

...Frank ( at a Culpeper County, Va. school, for sexual material and homosexual themes); "The Bean Trees," by Barbara Kingsolver (at a Saugus, Calif. school, for sexual scenes and vulgar language); and "Song of Soloom," by Toni Morrison...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/093010/art_713948733.shtml
Arts
Local growth

...responsible and personally healthy, say advocates such as Michael Pollan, author of the "The Omnivore's Dilemma" and Barbara Kingsolver, author of "Animal, Vegetable, Mineral." It's also a good way to engage with the community, learn about...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082709/art_486591955.shtml
Discussing the precious gifts of food and faith

...reading for this series are books such as Food and Faith by Wendy Whiteside and Animal, Vegetable, Miracle by Barbara Kingsolver, along with numerous books with related topics. Any the resources online are also abundant. I'm excited to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101809/nei_506041879.shtml

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