Meet to discuss this month’s selected title: AMERICA FOR BEGINNERS by LEAH FRANQUI. Book club copies are available for check-out at the GREAT NECK information desk. Adults. Registration is not required.
Book Description: Recently widowed Pival Sengupta books a trip Kolkota to New York and then on a cross-country journey to California, where she hopes to uncover the truth about her beloved son, Rahi. A year ago Rahi told his parents he was gay. As far as her husband Ram was concerned, Rahi died that day. But the tour guide, Satya, has never left the five boroughs. And the two will be accompanied by Rebecca Elliot, a young actress, is along for the ride as a chaperone. The women come to see America-- and themselves-- in different and profound new ways.
Catalog link: AMERICA FOR BEGINNERS
Next Month's Title: GOLDEN STATE