A new “evening” book group at the library.
The group meets on the third Thursday evening of each month at 7 pm (skipping December) to discuss books with stories from different countries.
On November 15th at 7 pm, the group will be discussing
Together the stories in In Other Rooms, Other Wonders make up a vivid portrait of feudal Pakistan, describing the advantages and constraints of social station, the dissolution of old ways, and the shock of change. Refined, sensuous, by turn humorous, elegiac, and tragic, Mueenuddin evokes the complexities of the Pakistani feudal order as it is undermined and transformed. amazon
For more information or to get a copy of the book
contact Kent Memorial Library at
The Birth of Venus is the January 17th book and will be available
after November 17th.