august, 2018

14aug5:30 pm7:00 pmBooks-n-BarsReading: Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue

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Our book of the month is a reading Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue.

“A compulsively readable debut novel about marriage, immigration, class, race, and the trapdoors in the American Dream–the unforgettable story of a young Cameroonian couple making a new life in New York just as the Great Recession upends the economy.

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE WASHINGTON POST.

“Mbue [is] a deft, often lyrical observer. . . . [Her] meticulous storytelling announces a writer in command of her gifts, plumbing the desires and disappointments of our emerging global culture.” –Minneapolis Star Tribune”

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Time

(Tuesday) 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Location

Crested Butte Library

504 Maroon Avenue, Crested Butte, CO 81224

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