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"In the dark colony of night, when I consider man's magnificent capacity for malice, madness, folly, envy, rage, and destructiveness, and I wonder whether we shall not end up as breakfast for newts and polyps, I seem to hear the muffled cries of all the words in all the books with covers closed."

—Leo C. Rosten

 

Vail Public Library's Book Discussion Group

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This month's selection is "The Art of Hearing Heartbeats" by Jan-Philipp Sendker

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  • Adults
When December 12, 2012
from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Where Vail Public Library's Community Room
Contact Name Lori Barnes
Contact Email
Contact Phone 970-479-2194
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This month's selection is "The Art of Hearing Heartbeats" by Jan-Philipp Sendker. Summary: "When a successful New York lawyer suddenly disappears without a trace, neither his wife nor his daughter Julia has any idea where he might be…until they find a love letter he wrote many years ago, to a Burmese woman they have never heard of. Intent on solving the mystery and coming to terms with her father’s past, Julia decides to travel to the village where the woman lived. There she uncovers a tale of unimaginable hardship, resilience, and passion that will reaffirm the reader’s belief in the power of love to move mountains."

 
 

Light refreshments will be served, all are welcome to attend.

 

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