Engage in stimulating conversation about books, exchange perspectives about characters and plot, and get to know your neighbors.
Read The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu. Seventeen years ago, Sepha Stephanos fled the Ethiopian Revolution for a new start in the United States. Now he finds himself running a failing grocery store in a poor African-American neighborhood, longing for his home continent. When a series of racial incidents disturbs the community, Sepha may lose everything all over again.
Pageturners is sponsored by Friends of the Library.