UNSHELTERED is the story of Willa, a middle aged woman who, in a attempt to get funding to fix up her shoddy old home, learns about the history of her town and especially about a former resident from the 1880's, Thatcher Greenwood. The story then shifts back and forth between Willa and Thatcher, drawing parallels between the two and their place in their respective times. This title has been selected as a Booksmith Timeless Classic, meaning it is among the best of the best for the last several decades. We will ship it free anywhere in the United States. You may view every Booksmith Timeless Classic by clicking https://www.alabamabooksmith.com/booksmith-timeless-classics.
THIS COPY (shown below) was hand signed on the title page by Barbara Kingsolver at her office. It is a new, unread first edition opened only for signing, and has a sticker reading "With an Exclusive Letter from Barbara Kingsolver" on the dust jacket. It also comes with a certificate authenticating the signature. Published in October, 2018 by Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins.
BARBARA KINGSOLVER (pictured below from our Wall of Fame) is an award-winning author whose novels are always beautiful written and full of stunning prose. Before her time as a writer, she worked as a biologist, and only started her fiction career when she won a a short story contest in a local newspaper. In 2000, she established the Bellweather Literary Prize. Thank you Barbara Kingsolver for signing our books.