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Books in the Afternoon: The Invention of Wings

Thursday, October 16, 2014  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Join us for lively discussions of contemporary fiction. Discussions will be held in the Large Print Room on the First Floor from 1-2 PM, and again from 6-7 PM.

This month's selection is The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd - Sarah Grimke, the daughter of a Charleston plantation owner, longs to break free from the strictures of her household and pursue a meaningful life. She befriends Handful, the slave placed in her charge as a child. The story follows three decades in their lives and their search for freedom.

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Event fee: Free
Location:
First Floor
4400 Forbes Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact:
Joanne
412.622.3151
newandfeatured@carnegielibrary.org