Globetrotters Book Club: Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, by Lisa See
Tuesday, September 29th @ 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Hayward Public Library- Weekes Branch, 27300 Patrick Ave., near the Tennyson Road East/Highway 880 interchange.
This month we will be reading Snow Flower and the Secret Fan: A Novel by Lisa See. See’s engrossing novel set in remote 19th-century China details the deeply affecting story of lifelong, intimate friends (laotong, or “old sames”) Lily and Snow Flower, their imprisonment by rigid codes of conduct for women and their betrayal by pride and love. Join us for a lively discussion of this intriguing book. Discussion facilitated by Melesha Owen at 510-293-5239 or [email protected]
Added by pennygwynne on September 12, 2009