Virtual Book Club
Our newest book club will meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month. Join us this June as we discuss The Mountains Sing by Que Mai Phan Nguyen.
Born in 1920, Tran Dieu Lan's family lost everything after the Communist government came to power in North Viet Nam. Forced to flee with her six children, she knows she must do whatever it takes to keep her family together. Many years later, her country is again at war, and her young granddaughter Huong watches her parents disappear down the Ho Chi Minh Trail to fight. Vivid, compelling and deeply moving, The Mountains Sing brings to life the true human cost of a devastating war, and the improbable power of hope to sustain us when all seems lost. With echoes of Homegoing and Pachinko, this is a standout new novel from a celebrated Vietnamese poet.
We will meet virtually on Google Meet. Register to receive an email with the link to participate.
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- Tuesday, June 23, 2020
- 7:00pm - 8:00pm
- Bogota Public Library