Adults Who Read YA Book Club THIS ONE SUMMER by Mariko Tamaki
Nov
10
10:30 AM10:30

Adults Who Read YA Book Club THIS ONE SUMMER by Mariko Tamaki

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The Adults Who Read YA Book Club meets the second Friday of every month at 10:30 A.M.

The Adults Who Read YA Book Club meets to discuss any and all genres of young adult literature. Characters, themes, symbols, and the intersection of fiction and real life are all up for lively discussion. A bonus ingredient is the critical perspective of several writers in the group. Anyone interested in joining can email:

Mary (mary.malhotra@gmail.com) or Ozma (ozriley3@gmail.com), or simply attend a meeting.

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Brown Bag Book Club -- The Sympathizer by Viet Than Nguyen
Nov
1
1:00 AM01:00

Brown Bag Book Club -- The Sympathizer by Viet Than Nguyen

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The Brown Bag Book Club meets the first Wednesday of every month at 1 P.M.

The winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, as well as six other awards, The Sympathizer is a sweeping epic of love and betrayal. The narrator, a communist double agent, is a "man of two minds", a half-French, half-Vietnamese army captain who arranges to come to America after the Fall of Saigon, and while building a new life with other Vietnamese refugees in Los Angeles is secretly reporting back to his communist superiors in Vietnam.

Available on our shelves or to buy at our on-line store.

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