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Date:
November 12, 2019
Time:
7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
Location:
Learning Lab B
Address:
800 Alma St.
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Contact:
650-330-2501
Email:
Cost:
FREE
ADA:
Yes
Book cover for An American Marriage
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Literature Book Club: An American Marriage

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Join us for a discussion of the book the The New York Times praised as a "wise and compassionate" novel.

The Menlo Park Library Literature Book Club meets the second Tuesday of the month. The selection for September is "An American Marriage," by Tayari Jones.

Newlyweds Celestial and Roy, the living embodiment of the New South, are settling into the routine of their life together when Roy is sent to prison for a crime he didn't commit. 

About Tayari Jones
New York Times best-selling author Tayari Jones is the award-winning author of four novels. She is a graduate of Spelman College, University of Iowa, and Arizona State University. She is an A. D. White Professor at Large at Cornell University and the Charles Howard Candler Professor of Creative Writing at Emory University.