A Slender Thread: Rediscovering Hope at the Heart of Crisis

A Slender Thread: Rediscovering Hope at the Heart of Crisis

by Diane Ackerman

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Overview

his astonishing book by the prizewinning, bestselling author of A Natural History of the Senses reveals Ackerman's parallel lives as an observer of the wildlife in her garden and as a telephone crisis counselor. "(Ackerman) brings a luminous and illuminating combination of sensuality, science, and speculation to whatever she considers."--San Francisco Examiner.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780307763365
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 08/03/2011
Sold by: Random House
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 1,098,580
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Diane Ackerman has been a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction in addition to garnering many other awards and recognitions for her work, which include the bestselling The Zookeeper’s Wife and A Natural History of the Senses. She lives in Ithaca, New York.

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