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 the finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Non-Fiction in addition to receiving many other awards and recognitions for her work, which includes the bestselling The Zookeeper s Wife and A Natural History of the Senses.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780679771333
ISBN-10: 0679771336
Publisher: Vintage
Publication Date: March 31st, 1998
Pages: 320
Language: English
Series: Vintage