Daytime Book Discussion - The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

Effingham Public Library

Thursday, Jan. 18, 10 a.m.

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Alaska, 1920: a brutal place to homestead, and especially tough for recent arrivals Jack and Mabel. Childless, they are drifting apart--he breaking under the weight of the work of the farm; she crumbling from loneliness and despair. In a moment of levity during the season's first snowfall, they build a child out of snow. The next morning the snow child is gone--but they glimpse a young, blonde-haired girl running through the trees.

Schedules

  • Occurred Thursday, January 18th, 2018 @ 10:00 am

Venue

Effingham Public Library

200 N. Third
Effingham, IL

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