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Flight Behaviour

Barbara Kingsolver

On the Appalachian Mountains above her home, a young mother discovers a beautiful and terrible marvel of nature: the monarch butterflies have not migrated south for the winter this year. Is this a miraculous message from God, or a spectacular sign of climate change. Entomology expert, Ovid Byron, certainly believes it is the latter. He ropes in Dellarobia to help him decode the mystery of the monarch butterflies. (Amazon)

This is a novel about change- in the climate but also in a young woman who learns that life can move beyond her early expectations

Genre
Contemporary fiction
Publishing Details:
Faber & Faber, 2013
ISBN:
978-0571290802

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