Reading Group Discussion

Posted on Dec 23, 2019

Monday, January 13 at 6:15 PM
“The Japanese Lover” by Isabelle Allende
Discussion lead by Gloria Fisher

Summary: From New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende, “a magical and sweeping” (Publishers Weekly, starred review) love story and multi-generational epic that stretches from San Francisco in the present-day to Poland and the United States during World War II. Young Alma Belasco is sent from war-torn Poland to San Francisco to live with her wealthy Aunt and Uncle. There she meets and falls for a gentle Japanese man, but fate and continuous war tears them apart. What can the future possibly hold for them?

“The Japanese Lover” is available to borrow at Albion District Library or to purchase at Stirling Books & Brew.

Hosted at Stirling Books & Brew, 119 N Superior Street in downtown Albion. Parking is available on Superior Street (limited) or behind SBB on Clinton Street.

Photo Credit to Lori Barra, Simon & Schuster