The Rural Life by Verlyn KlinkenborgThe Rural Life by Verlyn Klinkenborg

The Rural Life

byVerlyn Klinkenborg

Paperback | January 5, 2004

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This is a collection of Klinkenborg's writings on the natural world and the changing seasons which appear frequently in a column entitled "The Rural Life" on the editorial page of the "New York Times."
Verlyn Klinkenborg comes form a family of Iowa farmers. He is a member of the editorial board of The New York Times and has written for The New Yorker, Mother Jones, and Harper's. He lives on a small farm in upstate New York.
Title:The Rural LifeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 8.32 × 5.5 × 0.62 inPublished:January 5, 2004Publisher:Little, Brown And CompanyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0316735515

ISBN - 13:9780316735513

Appropriate for ages: 13 - 13

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Editorial Reviews

"Klinkenborg works in short bursts of prose that are graceful but don't strain for the lyrical....His sentences find the perfectly apt metaphor to clarify, to make needed connections."