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August 17, 2023

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Members, join us in the Garden Nook at Commodore Perry Estate as we dive into our August GTW Book Club pick, Banyan Moon by Thao Thai.

If you plan on attending, please RSVP 'YES' to the email calendar invite in your inbox so we can plan accordingly!

Book Club August Pick: Banyan Moon by Thao Thai.

  • Book Summary: A sweeping, evocative debut novel following three generations of Vietnamese American women reeling from the death of their matriarch, revealing the family's inherited burdens, buried secrets, and unlikely love stories. Spanning decades and continents, from 1960s Vietnam to the wild swamplands of the Florida coast, Banyan Moon is a stunning and deeply moving story of mothers and daughters, the things we inherit, and the lives we choose to make out of that inheritance.

What to Expect + Event Details:

  • Stimulating conversation + connection with fellow GTW members and book lovers alike, facilitated by Book Club lead, Wendy Smith.
  • All GTW Members are welcomed and encouraged to join in on the conversation with fellow book lovers, no matter how much or little of the book you read!
  • Parking: Valet parking available. There is no self-parking available on the property, but free lot parking is available across Red River St. Ride sharing is encouraged.

  • Any food or beverage purchased for this experience will be at the member's expense.

  • Estimated amount of attendees: 10-12