Chinn Park Chats: A Monday Afternoon Book Discussion Group
Oct 21, 2013
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Chinn Park Regional Library
13065 Chinn Park Drive
The group will be discussing “Flight Behavior” by Barbara Kingsolver. For adults. Drop in; no registration required. Refreshments are provided by Friends of Chinn Park Regional Library. When Dellarobia Turnbow accidentally got pregnant at seventeen she married her high school sweetheart, Cub. Now well into her twenties, a farm wife and the mother of two, Dellarobia feels that life has left her behind in her poor Appalachian hometown of Feathertown, Tennessee. While on her way to a secret rendezvous with a handsome stranger, Dellarobia encounters a spectacular sight – thee trees in the mountains are glowing. Amazed by the scene, Dellarobia turns toward home to bring her husband and family to see the strange light. How will the local residents be affected by this phenomenon? Is it a religious sign or a portent of climate changes to come? Join us to discuss the author’s latest fictional work which reflects her concerns for the rural poor and the environment.