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James McBride has 2 upcoming events.

Dec
1
VB Reads...General Literature
Village Books, Monday, December 1 at 7pm
Join Cindi and discuss books from a variety of genres at 7 pm, the first Monday of each month. Authors DO NOT Attend.

Mon, Dec 1, 7pm

The Good Lord Bird by James McBride

Henry Shackleford is a young slave living in the Kansas Territory in 1857, when the region is a battleground between anti- and pro-slavery forces. When John Brown, the legendary abolitionist, arrives in the area, an argument between Brown and Henry’s master quickly turns violent. Henry is forced to leave town—with Brown, who believes he’s a girl.

Location: Street: 1200 11th St City: Bellingham, Province: Washington Postal Code: 98225-7015 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
20
Octavia Books Book Club - THE GOOD LORD BIRD (September 2014)
Octavia Books, Saturday, September 20 at 10:30am
At last, The Good Lord Bird by James McBride is in paper! The Octavia Books Book Club will be discussing this 2013 NationalBook Award winner on Saturday, September 20, 10:30 A.M. (The club meets every third Saturday of the month at 10:30, and newcomers are welcome!).

"From the bestselling author of The Color of Water and Song Yet Sung comes the story of a young boy born a slave who joins John Brown's antislavery crusade - and who must pass as a girl to survive."

Location: Street: 513 Octavia St City: New Orleans, Province: Louisiana Postal Code: 70115-2055 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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