"A book of great richness, beauty and power." -- -- New York Times Book Review
Annie Dillard is the author of many works of nonfiction, including An American Childhood and Teaching a Stone to Talk, as well as the novels The Living and The Maytrees.
I recently discovered Anne Dillard. What a find! She is my new favorite author. I must admit she must have a comma shake next to the keyboard because a sentence can run on for... Read morePublished 3 days ago by Bud Walther
After her first book of prose, "Pilgrim at Tinker Creek," won the acclaim of critics and the Pulitzer Prize, Annie Dillard moved across the country to a place where she could... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Aletheia Knights
I bought this as a NEW book. It arrived with notations and under lines....completely NOT new. Very disappointed in the condition of the book. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Carol Magill
This small book is pretty heady and not for the faint at heart. Dillard writes of nature and theology beyond our imaginings.
Beautifully written as is most all her work.
Truly a wonderful meditation on why the innocent who suffer are touched by God! This short book is worth twenty volumes devoted to philosophy or theology. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Paris Emerson