Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life

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One of our favorite books about food, well written and thought provoking it asks the reader to dig deeper and think about how they eat and why they eat that way.

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Author Barbara Kingsolver and her family abandoned the industrial-food pipeline to live a rural life—vowing that, for one year, they’d only buy food raised in their own neighborhood, grow it themselves, or learn to live without it. Part memoir, part journalistic investigation, Animal, Vegetable, Miracle is an enthralling narrative that will open your eyes in a hundred new ways to an old truth: You are what you eat.

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  • Publication Date: 2008-04-29
  • Publisher: Harper Perennial
  • Product Group: Book
  • Manufacturer: Harper Perennial
  • Binding: Paperback, 400 pages
  • Brand: Harper Perennial
  • Features:
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  • Item Dimensions:
    • Dimensions: 531L x 88W x 800H
    • Weight: 97
  • Package Dimensions:
    • Dimensions: 800L x 531W x 100H
    • Weight: 120
  • List Price: $15.99
  • ISBN: 0060852569
  • ASIN: 0060852569

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Daniel Swenson-Klatt | October 14, 2016

The V formation itself is a thing of beauty.  I understand that on long journeys one person cannot be expected to carry the full weight and responsibility.  When it is shared, the burden is lighter, the investment is deeper, and there is a benefit to having a range of experience to draw upon. 

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