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Date:
June 10, 2021
Time:
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Time Details:
We will meet via the Zoom platform. Please RSVP using the form below or call 781-786-6165 and a link to the meeting will be sent to you close to the meeting date. Hard copy books, audio & electronic book copies will be available beginning about a month before the meeting.
Location:
Zoom
Address:
Weston, MA 02493
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Weston Public Library Non Fiction Book Discussion Group. "The Monk of Mokha" by Dave Eggers

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Join us in a virtual discussion of "The Monk of Mohka" by Dave Eggers. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk or digitally at https://minuteman.overdrive.com/minuteman-weston/content/search?query=monk+of+mokha A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “A gripping, triumphant adventure” (Los Angeles Times) from bestselling author Dave Eggers. Mokhtar Alkhanshali is twenty-four and working as a doorman when he discovers the astonishing history of coffee and Yemen’s central place in it. He leaves San Francisco and travels deep into his ancestral homeland to tour terraced farms high in the country’s rugged mountains and meet beleaguered but determined farmers. But when war engulfs the country and Saudi bombs rain down, Mokhtar has to find a way out of Yemen without sacrificing his dreams or abandoning his people.