Book Banter: The Poisonwood Bible – CANCELED

The Poisonwood BibleCanceled due to poor weather conditions.

Please join us next month for lively Book Banter.

About Barbara Kingsolver‘s award-winning novel The Poisonwood Bible.

The Poisonwood Bible is a story told by the wife and four daughters of Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his family and mission to the Belgian Congo in 1959. They carry with them everything they believe they will need from home, but soon find that all of it—from garden seeds to Scripture—is calamitously transformed on African soil. What follows is a suspenseful epic of one family’s tragic undoing and remarkable reconstruction over the course of three decades in post-colonial Africa. — excerpted from

Copies of The Poisonwood Bible are available at the Circulation Desk or you may bring your own.