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Richfield Readers Book Discussion

"The Henna Artist" by Alka Joshi

2022-12-07 14:00:00 2022-12-07 15:00:00 America/New_York Richfield Readers Book Discussion In this month's read, a talented henna artist for wealthy confidantes finds her efforts to control her destiny in 1950s Jaipur threatened by the abusive husband she fled as a teenage girl. Richfield Branch Library - Community Room

Wednesday, December 07
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-12-07 14:00:00 2022-12-07 15:00:00 America/New_York Richfield Readers Book Discussion In this month's read, a talented henna artist for wealthy confidantes finds her efforts to control her destiny in 1950s Jaipur threatened by the abusive husband she fled as a teenage girl. Richfield Branch Library - Community Room

Richfield Branch Library

Community Room

In this month's read, a talented henna artist for wealthy confidantes finds her efforts to control her destiny in 1950s Jaipur threatened by the abusive husband she fled as a teenage girl.

Register online, in person, or by phone at 330.659.4343.

We will get together in person and virtually for a book discussion of "The Henna Artist" by Alka Joshi. 

Regular type, large print, and book on CD copies will be available starting November 2 at the Richfield Branch Library service desk. "The Henna Artist" is also available as an e-book and audiobook.  

If you would like more information, please email Katherine Bengston at kbengston@akronlibrary.org, or call the Richfield Branch at 330.659.4343 for discussion details.

Book summary from NoveList.


Looking for a similar read? Try these titles: 

"The Far Field" by Madhuri Vijay

"The Widows of Malabar Hill" by Sujata Massey

Richfield Branch Library

richfield@akronlibrary.org
Phone: 330.659.4343
Branch manager
Jennifer Stencel

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The library experience for customers of the Richfield Branch Library is eclectic and energizing. A rich collection of books, music and movies complement programs for all ages, including storytime and interactive play opportunities, book discussion, and more. Computers and computer classes, WiFi, printing, copying, scanning, and faxing help to make the Richfield Branch Library a one-stop spot for the community's educational and entertainment needs and interests.

In the community, you will find librarians working closely with Richfield Government and Recreation, the local schools, the Garden Club, Kiwanis, and more. At the library, opportunities for individual and family engagement include an extensive NatureConnect interactive space, an ongoing StoryWalk collaboration along the Carter Pedigo Trail, and other hands-on, participatory exploration opportunities. Every time you visit the Richfield Branch Library, there is something to do, play, study, explore, or observe—and the chance to make a memory.

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