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October 26, 2020
7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Cover image from Station Eleven by: Emily St. John Mandel: tents in a dark night, lit from within
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Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club: Station Eleven

Monday, October 26, 2020

Emily St. John Mandel's post-apocalyptic novel: Survivors and victims of a pandemic strive to preserve art, culture and kindness.

This October, we're getting spooky to talk about life imitating art and Emily St. John Mandel's Station Eleven!

After a pandemic has has devastated the world, killing most of the population, a musical theater troupe travels on a quest through a wasteland inhabited by a dangerous prophet and his followers.

About Emily St. John Mandel
Emily St. John Mandel was born in British Columbia, Canada. She is the author of three previous novels;Last Night in Montreal, The Singer's Gun, and The Lola Quartet; all of which were Indie Next picks. She is a staff writer for The Millions, and her work has appeared in numerous anthologies, including The Best American Mystery Stories 2013 and Venice Noir. She lives in New York City with her husband.

The Menlo Park Library Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club meets the fourth Monday of each month.