Book Club Kit: Animal, Vegetable, Miracle

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life
by Barbara Kingsolver with Steven L. Hopp and Camille Kingsolver
First Published: 2007
6 Copies & Reading Guide

When Kingsolver and her family move from suburban Arizona to rural Appalachia, they take on a new challenge: to spend a year on a locally produced diet, paying close attention to the provenance of all they consume.

Reading Guide:
LitLovers — Includes Author Info, Book Reviews, and Discussion Questions

The New York Times — “My Year of Vegetables” by Corby Kummer
The Seattle Times — “Barbara Kingsolver Grows Her Own in Animal, Vegetable, Miracle” by Barbara Lloyd McMichael
The Guardian (UK) — “Home Ground” by Kathryn Hughes
January Magazine  — “A Turkey for Your Thoughts” by Diane Leach

On the Web:
Book Website — Includes excerpts, an Index, a Tour of the Farm, and Recipes
The Big Read (Chicago-Area) — Guide includes Similar Reads and Discussion Questions

If you enjoyed Animal, Vegetable, Miracle, you might like…
The Omnivore’s Dilemma or In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan
An Economist Gets Lunch by Tyler Cowen
The Dirty Life by Kristin Kimball


One comment on “Book Club Kit: Animal, Vegetable, Miracle

  1. Pingback: Book Club Kit: Fast Food Nation | Pinal County Reads

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