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  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, September 8 as we discuss Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis. Wise, funny, and heartbreaking, Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi’s memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. In powerful black-and-white comic strip images, Satrapi tells the story of her ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, September 8 as we discuss Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis. Wise, funny, and heartbreaking, Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi’s memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. In powerful black-and-white comic strip images, Satrapi tells the story of her ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, August 4 at 6:00pm as we discuss Rebecca Skloot's The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells—taken ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, August 4 at 6:00pm as we discuss Rebecca Skloot's The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells—taken ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, July 7 at 6:00pm as we discuss Helene Hanff's 84, Charing Cross Road. It all began with a letter inquiring about second-hand books, written by Helene Hanff in New York, and posted to a bookshop at 84, Charing Cross Road in London. As Helene's sarcastic and witty ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, July 7 at 6:00pm as we discuss Helene Hanff's 84, Charing Cross Road. It all began with a letter inquiring about second-hand books, written by Helene Hanff in New York, and posted to a bookshop at 84, Charing Cross Road in London. As Helene's sarcastic and witty ...

    By Liz O.

 
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