Summary: Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Annie Dillard presents a series of connected essays that chronicle a year at Tinker Creek in Virginia's Blue Ridge valley. Observant, deeply contemplative, and beautifully written, Pilgrim at Tinker Creek challenges listeners to study their surroundings beyond their familiar surfaces and uncover new and refreshing milieus.
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2009
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 508.7559 DIL
Summary: This work, a collection of essays on the natural world during a year spent in the Blue Ridge valley of Virginia, reflects the author's interactions with her wilderness surroundings. The author takes us through a year of on-foot explorations through her own landscape, bringing anecdotes, curiosities, and insights about all she observes and experiences. In the summer, she stalks muskrats in the...
Publisher / Publication Date: HarperPerennial 2007