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Bel Canto by Ann Patchett

Date and Time: February 19, 2019, 7:00 PM CT

Location: Friends of the Baldwin City Library, 800 7th St, Baldwin City
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From the TALK series, Entangled World
Discussion Leader: Trish Reeves

An American opera singer, a Japanese industrialist, a French diplomat with skills in the kitchen, and a translator who falls in love with a Latin American terrorist are taken hostage by revolutionary terrorists in an unnamed Latin American embassy. Low comedy and high suspense, romance and tragedy blend in Patchett's Orange Prize-winning novel, inspired by the actual seizure of the Japanese ambassador's residence in Peru by Tupac Amaru guerillas in 1996.

Sponsored by: Friends of the Baldwin City Library

For more information about this event, please contact:
Cynthia Beall
(785) 864-3674
http://baldwin.mykansaslibrary.org/friends/

 

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