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THE BEAN TREES.

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THE BEAN TREES.

by Kingsolver, Barbara

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NY: HARPER & ROW.. 1988. First Edition. UNCORRECTED MANUSCRIPT. SIGNED by Barbara Kingsolver on the front cover. Fine in plain green printed wrappers. Author's FIRST book. Far more elusive than the proof. (GC) .

Synopsis

The Bean Trees , first published in 1988, is the first book written by Barbara Kingsolver and was followed by a sequel, Pigs in Heaven . Taylor Greer hightails it out of Kentucky as soon as she gets a car, refusing to be just another small-town girl.  She soon finds herself in Oklahoma near Cherokee territory, and in a parking lot, a desperate and frightened woman hands Taylor a Cherokee toddler and leaves. Taylor and the child, named Turtle, keep moving out west and try to find somewhere to put down roots and grow. British Fantasy Award (1988)

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Bookseller
Waverley Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
314098
Title
THE BEAN TREES.
Author
Kingsolver, Barbara
Book condition
Used
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
HARPER & ROW.
Place of Publication
NY
Date published
1988
Keywords
Modern Fiction/barbara Kingsolver/uncorrected Proofs/206
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wrappers
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