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Join other fiction enthusiasts for a lively discussion the last Thursday of the month. This month we will be discussing Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah. A young woman from Nigeria leaves behind her home and her first love to start a new life in America, only to find her dreams are not all she expected.
ALA Notable Books - Fiction: 2014
Booklist Editors' Choice - Best Fiction Books: 2013
National Book Critics Circle Award: Fiction
New York Times Notable Books - Fiction and Poetry: 2013
Join other fiction enthusiasts for a lively discussion the fourth Thursday of the month. This month we will be discussing Patrick deWitt's The Sisters Brothers. Set against the backdrop of the great California Gold Rush, this darkly comic novel follows the misadventures of the fabled Sisters brothers, two hired guns, who , under the order of the mysterious Commodore, try to kill Hermann Kermit Warm, a man who gives them a run for their money.
ALA Notable Books - Fiction: 2012
Canadian Authors Association Literary Awards: MOSAID Technologies Inc. Award for Fiction
CBA Libris Awards (Canadian Booksellers Association): Fiction Book of the Year
Governor General's Literary Awards: English-Language Fiction
Oregon Book Awards: Ken Kesey Award for Fiction
Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize
Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour