Between the Lines: The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend (Phone)

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Books & Authors, Online

Age Group:

Adults
Registration for this event is no longer open.

Program Description

Event Details

Between the Lines is now meeting for phone discussions via Zoom. Registered patrons will receive a call the day before the program with the meeting ID and password for joining the event. Call 312-626-6799 five minutes before the start of the program and enter the meeting ID and password.

The book can be checked out through all library ebook platforms, including Hoopla where copies are always available. Contact us or find any instructions you may need on our Download & Stream page.

Book Synopsis: Broken Wheel, Iowa, has never seen anyone like Sara, who traveled all the way from Sweden just to meet her pen pal, Amy. When she arrives, however, she finds that Amy's funeral has just ended. Luckily, the townspeople are happy to look after their bewildered tourist--even if they don't understand her peculiar need for books. Marooned in a farm town that's almost beyond repair, Sara starts a bookstore in honor of her friend's memory. All she wants is to share the books she loves with the citizens of Broken Wheel and to convince them that reading is one of the great joys of life. But she makes some unconventional choices that could force a lot of secrets into the open and change things for everyone in town. (NoveList Plus)