|Evening Book Discussion with author Libby Fischer Hellmann|
Event Type: Adults|
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Author Libby Fischer Hellmann will join us for a discussion of her book, A BITTER VEIL, and the insights she gained about life in Iran as she researched for the book.Vernon Area Public Library District
ABOUT THE BOOK: Anna and Nouri, both studying in Chicago, fall in love despite their very different backgrounds. Anna, who has never been close to her parents, is more than happy to return with Nouri to his native Iran, to be embraced by his wealthy family. Beginning their married life together in 1978, their world is abruptly turned upside down by the overthrow of the Shah, and the rise of the Islamic Republic.
A limited number of copies are available for checkout to Vernon Area Library cardholders. Ask at the reference desk in Adult Services. Please read the book before you come to the discussion.
This event is free and open to all. Registration is recommended. Register online here, by telephone at 224-543-1485, or in person at any public service desk in the library.
Location: Library - Meeting Room