Pigs in Heaven Summary
Barbara Kingsolver

Everything you need to understand or teach Pigs in Heaven by Barbara Kingsolver.

  • Pigs in Heaven Summary & Study Guide
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  • 30 Pigs in Heaven Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
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Pigs in Heaven Summary

When Pigs in Heaven was published in 1993, Barbara Kingsolver was already a well-established and successful author. Her third novel garnered critical and popular success and earned her a nomination for an ABBY award, the American Library Association award, the Los Angeles Times Fiction Prize, and the Cowboy Hall of Fame Western Fiction Award. As in many of her other works, Pigs in Heaven focuses on the complexities of families, relationships, and communities.


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