Discussion of the above book with the author, illustrator and Georgetown Law Professor Emerita, moderated by our own Deborah Taylor. Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Mary 3, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. No RSVP needed unless you want to bring a group of children. Then please respond to: Monica Valentine, firstname.lastname@example.org, 202-707-1950.
At sixteen, formerly inseparable twins Noah and Jude have stopped speaking to each other after a horrific accident. Their alternating voices tell how they begin to heal by sharing their lives and art again. A powerful story of sibling love and rivalry.
Sasha’s life disintegrates the night before his father is scheduled to conduct the Soviet Young Pioneers’ ceremony. Mark Turetsky's straightforward narration conveys both the innocence of a ten-year-old boy and a Soviet interrogator’s harshness. Although brief, this strong story will affect all listeners. (10-14)