Hardback State of wonder / Ann Patchett.
Publication year: 2011
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781408818596 (hbk.) : 1408818590 (hbk.) :
There were people on the banks of the river. Among the tangled waterways and giant anacondas of the Brazilian Rio Negro, an enigmatic scientist is developing a drug that could alter the lives of women for ever. Dr Annick Swenson's work is shrouded in mystery; she refuses to report on her progress, especially to her investors.
353 p. ; 23 cm.