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Wheaton Adult Book Discussion - Virtual

December's Title: "Gilead" by Marilynne Robinson

2022-12-20 11:00:00 2022-12-20 12:00:00 America/New_York Wheaton Adult Book Discussion - Virtual Virtual Branch -

Tuesday, December 20
11:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-12-20 11:00:00 2022-12-20 12:00:00 America/New_York Wheaton Adult Book Discussion - Virtual From The NYT Book Review: "'Gilead' is a beautiful work -- demanding, grave, and lucid...gradually Robinson teaches us how to read it, suggests how we might slow down to walk at is own... pace." Virtual Branch -

From The NYT Book Review: "'Gilead' is a beautiful work -- demanding, grave, and lucid...gradually Robinson teaches us how to read it, suggests how we might slow down to walk at is own... pace."

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The character of John Ames reflects on the experiences of himself, his father, and his grandfather with his son, all three sharing a vocational lifestyle and profession as Congregationalist ministers in Gilead, Iowa. Wheaton Library has a limited number of print copies of this title for borrowing, for those customers intending to attend the virtual meeting. There are also text and audio versions of this title available through our Hoopla and Overdrive/Libby services, linked on this page: https://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/library/collection/downloads-and-streaming.html#Audiobooks

Looking for more information about Books and Reading? Check out some of our linked resources here, under the 'Books and Literature' heading, under the 'Learn and Research' tab on our web homepage: https://mcpl.aspendiscovery.org/WebBuilder/ResourcesList#LearnAndResearch

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GEN 1.1 01/06/2022

AGE GROUP: | Seniors | Adult |

EVENT TYPE: | Lectures and Discussions |

TAGS: | Indoor Program |

Virtual Branch

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Maddie Hines

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