This psychological drama by Elizabeth Harrower was completed in 1971 but has never been published until now. The story follows socialite Zoe Howard, daughter of well-known identities in Sydney, whose rude awakening to class tensions and dysfunctional relationshipsfrom marriage to parenthood to friendshipis actually a warning about the danger of losing one's self and the evils of a wasted life. -Vicki
Ishmael Beah soared to the top of the Bestsellers list with his memoir, A Long Way Gone. Now he's back to share with us his first novel, Radiance of Tomorrow. In a tender parable about postwar life in Sierra Leone, two friends return to their village and are forced to reckon with the uncertainty of their past and future alike. Join us on Wednesday, March 5th @ 7:30 p.m. as we meet the author whom Dave Eggers has called “arguably the most read African writer in contemporary literature."