Join us to read Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret
Discussion Facilitator: Ann Kelsey
The novel was chosen as the banned book of the month. The protagonist, Margaret Simon, is a sixth- grader who grows up without a religious affiliation because of her parents' interfaith marriage. This contemporary realistic novel was popular with middle-grade readers in the 1970s for its relatable portrayal of a young girl confronting early-adolescent anxieties, such as menstruation, brassieres and boys. The recipient of national honors and book awards, the novel has been challenged for its frank discussion of sexual and religious topics.
Book Club held via Zoom. Join here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88146818457
Oct 4th 7:30 PM: Tales of the City by Armistead Maupin
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