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One novel by kingsolver that was carefully constructed was her second, 1990's animal dreams the novel focused on codi noline, a character who is rather lost at the beginning of the book her sister has left to go to nicaragua to engage in battle for social justice. In 2005, barbara kingsolver and her family experimented with eating almost exclusively local for a year, an experience she details in her book, animal, vegetable, miracle awards. Barbara kingsolver has entertained and touched the lives of legions of readers with her critically acclaimed and bestselling novels the bean trees, animal dreams, and pigs in heavenin these twenty-five newly conceived essays, she returns once again to her favored literary terrain to explore the themes of family, community, and the natural world.
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