Book Discussions

COMMUNITY BOOK DISCUSSIONS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Tuesday, February 4, 7-8:30pm
Book Discussion: Between Shades Of Gray
AADL staff lead a discussion of this 2011 international bestseller, which was a New York Times Notable Book, a Carnegie Medal Nominee, and the winner of the Golden Kite Award, as well as the recipient of a multitude of national and international awards. It is the story of fifteen-year-old Lina, a Lithuanian teen living an ordinary life until Soviet officers invade her home and send her family to Siberian work camps, where they are forced to fight for their lives. Based on survivor stories of the genocide of Baltic people, it has been translated into more than 27 languages.

Ann Arbor District Library
Pittsfield Branch
2359 Oak Valley Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Details: 327-4555 or visit aadl.org This event is for Grade 6 to adult

Wednesday, February 11, 3-3:45 pm at Saline District Library.
Teen Book Discussion
Teens in middle and high school are invited to discuss Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys, an award winning survival story based on the author’s family. The library is located at 555 N. Maple Road in Saline. Questions? Please call 429-5450.

Thursday, February 27, 7-8:30 pm at Saline District Library.
Adult Book Discussion
Please join us in a discussion of the AA/Y Reads 2014 selection, Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys. This award-winning historical novel, based on the author’s family, tells the tale of the deportation of Lithuanians to Siberia starting in 1939. The library is located at 555 N. Maple Road in Saline. Questions? Please call 429-5450.