The Country of the Pointed Firs by Sarah Orne Jewett

"The Country of the Pointed Firs" is a series of sketches about life in a small coastal town in Maine. The narrator, a woman writer who is spending the summer in the town, introduces readers to the local characters and their stories. The book explores themes of community, solitude, time, and the natural world, painting a vivid picture of rural life at the turn of the 20th century.

The 2136th greatest book of all time


Published
1896
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
160-300
Words
41,029
Original Language
English

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