Read Around the World: Our New Book Group Starts In January

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Main Library – Wednesday, January 13 – 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Explore thought-provoking fiction from around the globe. Our new book group meets once a month to discuss titles from foreign locales.  All titles are available from Maplewood Library or through the BCCLS consortium.

We’ll start off the year with Zimbabwe, discussing We Need New Names  by NoViolet Bulawayo. With childlike candor and a penetrating grasp of language, 10-year-old Darling describes her life in Zimbabwe during its Lost Decade, and her move to Michigan, away from abject poverty into ostentatious excess