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Pilgrim at Tinker Creek

Annotation
In the book which won her a Pulitzer Prize in 1975, Dillard writes in the form of a journal, trying to understand God by chronicling the seasons along Tinker Creek in Virginias Blue Ridge Mountains, and by exploring the paradoxical coexistence of beauty and violence.

Awards
1975  Pulitzer Prize

GenreNonFiction
Science
TopicsNature
Naturalists
Natural history
Ecology
Meditation
Animals
Literary life
Philosophy
SettingVirginia