Pilgrim at Tinker Creek

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Pilgrim at Tinker Creek

By Annie Dillard

Harper Perennial, Paperback, 9780061233326, 290pp.

Publication Date: September 10, 2013


Pilgrim at Tinker Creek is the story of a dramatic year in Virginia's Blue Ridge valley. Annie Dillard sets out to see what she can see. What she sees are astonishing incidents of "mystery, death, beauty, violence."

About the Author
Annie Dillard has written twelve books, including in nonfiction For the Time Being, Teaching a Stone to Talk, Holy the Firm, and Pilgrim at Tinker Creek. She is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.