Carol Blackwell will lead the discussion.
Ondaatje’s highly acclaimed novel chronicles a youth’s passage from Sri Lanka to London aboard the ship, Oronsay. A boy explores the hidden mysteries of the ship. Seated at the cat’s table where the ship’s unconnected dine, his table companions become his friends and teachers and lead him closer to solving the mystery of the Oronsay years later. Led by Carol Blackwell. The Main Library Adult Book Club will discuss Train Dreams by Denis Johnson on Tuesday, December 4th. A.J. Sullivan will lead the discussion. The novella was short listed for this year’s Pulitzer Prize for fiction.