Waking Up in Eden: In Pursuit of an Impassioned Life on an Imperiled Island

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Product Details

Price
$13.95  $12.83
Publisher
Algonquin Books
Publish Date
Pages
310
Dimensions
5.5 X 0.85 X 8.22 inches | 0.69 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781565124868
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About the Author

Lucinda Fleeson is director of the Hubert Humphrey Fellowship Program at the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland. She was a reporter at the Philadelphia Inquirer for many years and has been awarded an Arthur Rouse Award for Press Criticism, a McGee Journalism Fellowship in Southern Africa, a Knight International Press Fellowship, and a Nieman Fellowship at Harvard. Before settling in Washington DC, she lived in Philadelphia, Boston, New York, Budapest, Botswana, and, most notably, Kauai.

Reviews

"Fleeson's descriptive talents come to the fore as she summons the pungent dilapidation of her surroundings and the drama of the landscape . . . A surviving-middle-age story that artfully blends the intriguing world of natural science with the theater of human foibles."--Kirkus Reviews