A Slender Thread: Rediscovering Hope at the Heart of Crisis (Paperback)

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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.

From the Hardcover edition.

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.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780679771333
ISBN-10: 0679771336
Publisher: Vintage
Publication Date: March 31st, 1998
Pages: 320
Language: English
Series: Vintage