Oct
17
Thu
Novel Conversations @ Coralville Public Library
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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 Coralville Public Library’s Board Room. Refreshments are served!

The Far Away Brothers: two young migrants and the making of an american life by Lauren Markham (book cover)Thursday, October 17 : The Far Away Brothers: two young migrants and the making of an american life
by Lauren Markham

Each October the Coralville Public Library discusses the UI Center for Human Rights’ One Community, One Book selection.
This year’s selection tells the  story of identical twin brothers who are forced to leave their home in El Salvador
under the brutal conditions of war and violence. They make their way to Oakland, California where they have to adjust to
their new lives.