Book Club: Same Sun Here by Silas House & Neela Vaswani

Tuesday, July 16, 2024
|
12 - 1 p.m.
Cost:
Free
Add to Calendar 2024-07-16 12:00:00 2024-06-16 15:53:58 Book Club: Same Sun Here by Silas House & Neela Vaswani About Same Sun Here by Silas House & Neela Vaswani:Pen pals Meena and River have a lot in common: fathers forced to work away from home to make ends meet, grandmothers who mean the world to them, and faithful dogs. But Meena is an Indian immigrant girl living in New York City’s Chinatown, while River is a Kentucky coal miner’s son. With honesty and humor, Meena and River (each voice distinctly articulated by a separate gifted author) bridge the miles between them, creating a friendship that inspires bravery and defeats cultural misconceptions.Reserve Your SpotJoin the Chandler Museum Book Club!Staff at Chandler Museum and Chandler Public Library have come together to choose a mix of fiction and non-fiction that expand on topics from current and future exhibitions at Chandler Museum.This book pairs well with The Fourth Grade Project, a traveling exhibition on view from April 23 - August 11.Connect with other readers during in-person discussions led by Museum Staff Kristine Clark and Librarian Anbolyn Potter. City of Chandler info@chandleraz.gov America/Phoenix public

About Same Sun Here by Silas House & Neela Vaswani:

Pen pals Meena and River have a lot in common: fathers forced to work away from home to make ends meet, grandmothers who mean the world to them, and faithful dogs. But Meena is an Indian immigrant girl living in New York City’s Chinatown, while River is a Kentucky coal miner’s son. With honesty and humor, Meena and River (each voice distinctly articulated by a separate gifted author) bridge the miles between them, creating a friendship that inspires bravery and defeats cultural misconceptions.

Reserve Your Spot


Join the Chandler Museum Book Club!

Staff at Chandler Museum and Chandler Public Library have come together to choose a mix of fiction and non-fiction that expand on topics from current and future exhibitions at Chandler Museum.

This book pairs well with The Fourth Grade Project, a traveling exhibition on view from April 23 - August 11.

Connect with other readers during in-person discussions led by Museum Staff Kristine Clark and Librarian Anbolyn Potter.