Books With Friends Book Club
May 20, 2021, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Richland Community Library
Adult, Arts & Culture, Free, Library, Virtual
May's Book Pick: "News of the World" by Paulette Jiles (Click the Event URL to reserve your copy of the book)
Summary: "In the aftermath of the Civil War, an aging itinerant news reader agrees to transport a young captive of the Kiowa back to her people in this exquisitely rendered, morally complex, multilayered novel of historical fiction from the author of Enemy Women that explores the boundaries of family, responsibility, honor, and trust. In the wake of the Civil War, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd travels through northern Texas, giving live readings from newspapers to paying audiences hungry for news of the world. An elderly widower who has lived through three wars and fought in two of them, the captain enjoys his rootless, solitary existence..."
Books With Friends is hosted by the Friends of the Richland Community Library.
Every month, a new title will be chosen and a discussion will be led by a different member of the Friends.
For more information (or if you are interested in joining the Friends of the Library) please call us or stop in.
DUE TO COVID-19, THIS EVENT WILL BE HOSTED VIA ZOOM. PLEASE REGISTER AND THE ZOOM LOGIN INFORMATION WILL BE EMAILED TO YOU PRIOR TO THE EVENT.
More Information - https://richlandlibrary.booksys.net/opac/rcl/index.html#search:ExpertSearch?ST0=A&SortDescend=0&SF0=Jiles%2C%20Paulette