Book Discussion

Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Hampden Branch 3641 Falls Road Baltimore, MD 21211

Read and discuss Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo.

This narrative nonfiction work profiles every day life in the slum settlement of Annawadi, near modern day Mumbai, India. These residents' efforts to build better lives are challenged by religious, caste, and economic tensions.

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Judy Cooper

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