HCC Library Book Club with Author, Roland Merullo!
(All members of the community are welcome!)
The next best thing to reading a good book is talking about it! And it is even better with good food and the author there to answer your every question! If you agree, please join us this November. Our November book is Breakfast with Buddha by Roland Merullo. The books and audio books are ordered will soon be available for check out at the circulation desk.
Breakfast with Buddha
When his sister tricks him into taking her guru on a trip to their childhood home, Otto Ringling, a confirmed skeptic, is not amused. Six days on the road with an enigmatic holy man who answers every question with a riddle is not what he'd planned. But in an effort to westernize his passenger-and amuse himself-he decides to show the monk some "American fun" along the way. From a chocolate factory in Hershey to a bowling alley in South Bend, from a Cubs game at Wrigley field to his family farm near Bismarck, Otto is given the remarkable opportunity to see his world-and more important, his life-through someone else's eyes. Gradually, skepticism yields to amazement as he realizes that his companion might just be the real thing.
In Roland Merullo's masterful hands, Otto tells his story with all the wonder, bemusement, and wry humor of a man who unwittingly finds what he's missing in the most unexpected place.
When: Monday, November 10, 2014
Where: Library DON 303 (our new group study room, off of the reference room)
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Refreshment: Potato Bar--Potato Bar, Sparkling Punch, Apple Cobbler
Moderated by: Gail Vivian (Psychology)
Please RSVP to ensure we order enough food: firstname.lastname@example.org
Books and Audio Books are ordered and will soon be available at Circulation Desk with your HCC ID.
For further information and/or to RSVP, please contact: Jennifer Adams at email@example.com.