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Northvale Reads: The Yellow House by Sarah M. Broom

Northvale Reads: The Yellow House by Sarah M. Broom

2019 National Book Award Winner for Nonfiction

Named one of the “10 Best Books of 2019” by the New York Times Book ReviewSeattle Times, Chicago Public Library, the Chicago Tribune, and Slate

Broom's debut memoir refers to the east New Orleans home her mother bought in 1961. There, Broom was raised alongside her 11 siblings in a part of the city that became riddled with crime and poverty. In the Yellow House, Broom traces back a hundred years worth of her family history and the hardships they faced.

This e-book is available on Libby/Overdive and Hoopla

Register here or email kelemen@northvale.bccls.org to sign up for the virtual book discussion on Zoom.  You'll receive an invitation link to participate in Zoom discussion after registering.

Tuesday, May 26, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Northvale Public Library
  Book Club     Live Stream  
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