Books Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard Paperback, 290 pages, HarperCollins, List Price: $15.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitlePilgrim at Tinker CreekAuthorAnnie Dillard Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary A collection of essays on the natural world during a year spent in the Blue Ridge Mountains reflects the author's interactions with her wilderness surroundings. Genres: Nonfiction Science & Health Also by Annie Dillard The Maytrees The Abundance Holy the Firm Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Pilgrim at Tinker Creek Book News & Features The Workings Of Nature: Naturalist Writing And Making Sense Of The World August 2, 2016 Humans have always been curious about the natural world; nature provides enough order to soothe and enough wildness to escape. We've got a roundup of great nature writing from all over the world.