July 25, 2017 - 6pm
This July, the Boneyard Bookworms will be discussing House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus III.
From Amazon.com: The National Book Award finalist, Oprah Book Club pick, #1 New York Times bestseller and basis for the Oscar-nominated motion picture. A former colonel in the Iranian Air Force yearns to restore his family’s dignity. A recovering alcoholic and addict down on her luck struggles to hold on to the one thing she has left. And her lover, a married cop, is driven to extremes to win her love. In this masterpiece of American realism and Shakespearean consequence, Andre Dubus III’s unforgettable characters?people with ordinary flaws, looking for a small piece of ground to stand on?careen toward inevitable conflict, their tragedy painting a shockingly true picture of the country we live in today.
The July meeting will take place at Laurel Hill Cemetery.