Add this Event to Calendar 06/11/2020 10:00 AM 06/11/2020 11:15 AM Morning Book Group

Our selection this month is The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck

.Though more than seventy years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained its popularity and become one of the great modern classics. In The Good Earth Pearl S. Buck paints an indelible portrait of China in the 1920s, when the last emperor reigned and the vast political and social upheavals of the twentieth century were but distant rumblings. This moving, classic story of the honest farmer Wang Lung and his selfless wife O-Lan is must reading for those who would fully appreciate the sweeping changes that have occurred in the lives of the Chinese people during the last century.

Nobel Prize winner Pearl S. Buck traces the whole cycle of life: its terrors, its passions, its ambitions and rewards. Her brilliant novel, beloved by millions of readers, is a universal tale of an ordinary family caught in the tide of history. - (Simon and Schuster)

To participate in this Zoom discussion, email refdesk@wadleighlibrary.org. Newcomers always welcome.

Copies may be available at the library. Call 249-0645 or email wadleigh@wadleighlibrary.org to arrange for curbside pickup.



Contact: Susan Amann 603-249-0645 refdesk@wadleighlibrary.org