Novel Conversations is a book group that alternates between classic novels and more recent works of fiction and nonfiction. Participants are welcome to come to all the meetings or just those that sound interesting. Multiple copies of each book are available for checkout in the library and are, whenever possible, made available in large print, audiobook, and ebook editions.
Novel Conversations meets the third Thursday of each month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Board Room. Refreshments are served!
Thursday, August 17 : The Sympathizer - Viet Thanh Nguyen
The Sympathizer of the title is a half-French, half-Vietnamese army captain who comes to Los Angeles after the fall of Saigon. Half of him falls in love and builds a new life in the US. The other half is still reporting back to the communist regime in Vietnam. Nguyen’s novel won six awards, including the Pulitzer Prize.