June Book Club

The ClC Book CluB will meet on Monday, JUNE 8, 2015, at 7:00 P.M. in the CLCW Room to discuss Moloka’i by Alan Brennert. Set in Hawaii in the early twentieth century, this novel is a deeply moving testament to the resiliency of the human spirit. Rachel Kalama, a sprightly seven-year-old Hawaiian girl, dreams of visiting far-off lands like her father, a merchant seaman. Then a rose-colored mark appears on her skin and her life changes forever. Separated from her home and family, she is exiled to Kalaupapa, a leper colony on the island of Moloka’i. A richly textured blend … Continue reading