Wednesday Evening Book Club: The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz

September 29, 2021, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Hendrick Hudson Free Library

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Wednesday Evening Book Club:  The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
Diaz immerses us in the tumultuous life of Oscar and the history of the family at large, rendering with genuine warmth and dazzling energy, humor, and insight the Dominican-American experience, and, ultimately, the endless human capacity to persevere in the face of heartbreak and loss. Winner of: The Pulitzer Prize The National Book Critics Circle Award The Anisfield-Wolf Book Award The Jon Sargent, Sr. First Novel Prize A Time Magazine #1 Fiction Book of the Year One of the best books of 2007 according to: The New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle, New York Magazine, Entertainment Weekly, The Boston Globe, Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, People, The Village Voice, Time Out New York, Salon, Baltimore City Paper, The Christian Science Monitor, Booklist, Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, New York Public Library, and many more... Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read Please register if you plan to attend in-person. If you would like to join via Zoom, email jgraziano@wlsmail.org to register. Books are available at the library's Circulation Desk.

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September 29, 2021

6:30pm - 7:30pm

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Hendrick Hudson Free Library

185 Kings Ferry Road, Montrose, NY 10548

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