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State of Wonder: Duke Class of 2016 Summer Reading: Getting Started

Patchett in the Collection

Find books in Duke Libraries
by and about Ann Patchett


Resources and Reviews

Ann Patchett's Official Website

Time 100 Most influential People Ann Patchett, champion of independent bookstores

KCRW BookWorm Interview (listen online or download podcast)

 Ann Patchett in Literature Resource Center biographies, criticism, reviews

 Thomas Jones in London Review of Books, June 2011

Janet Maslin in The New York Times, June 1, 2011

Stephen J. Burn in The Guardian, June 24, 2011

Nasher Museum of Art Exhibit

Duke's Nasher Museum of Art has created an exhibit from its collections
inspired by State of Wonder.

Duke Global Health Institute Video

Faculty member David Boyd explores questions related to global heath
and ethics posed by Patchett's novel.

Amazon Rainforest, Brazil

Image from the Rubenstein Library's Digital Collection of Historic American Sheet Music

Duke Libraries resources on the Amazon River, Brazil

National Geographic Map of Brazildesign your own map with geographic and other features

Learn about more Maps at Duke Libraries

Patchett in the news