La Pine: The Library Book Club

Thursday, January 18, 2018
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
La Pine Library
Meeting Room
Read and discuss The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead.

Join others for a discussion of another book written by one of the extraordinary 2017-2018 Author! Author! literary season novelists.

Colson Whitehead is the author of six novels, including The Underground Railroad, for which he won the 2016 National Book Award for Fiction and the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. He is also the author of two works of non-fiction and was a recipient of the MacArthur Fellowship (the "Genius Grant") in 2002. His essays and non-fiction work have appeared in The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, Granta and Harper's. Whitehead lives in New York City.

Prospective book club attendees can pick up a copy of this novel at the La Pine Library.

Purchase season or individual Author! Author! tickets today via the Deschutes Public Library Foundation. Colson Whitehead's author presentation is scheduled for Friday, February 16th at 7:00 p.m. at Bend High Auditorium.
Photo of author Colson Whitehead and his book, The Underground Railroad.
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