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Katherine Boo
Kansas Union Bookstores Mt Oread Bookshop, Tuesday, September 16 at 1pm
Katherine Boo (Behind the Beautiful Forevers)

Katherine Boo is a staff writer at The New Yorker and a former reporter and editor for The Washington Post. Her reporting has been awarded a Pulitzer Prize, a MacArthur “Genius” grant, and a National Magazine Award for Feature Writing. For the last decade, she has divided her time between the United States and India. This is her first book. (added from Random House)… (more)
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Adult Book Discussion
Whitehall Township Public Library, Tuesday, May 6 at 1pm
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Bridging Differences Book Club
Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe, Monday, May 5 at 7pm
Join Patti Digh and the Bridging Differences Bookclub in a discussion of Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity By Katherine Boo.

Location: Street: 55 Haywood St City: Asheville, Province: North Carolina Postal Code: 28801 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)

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