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Nobel Readers Book Club: Sula

The library's monthly Nobel Prize Winning Book Club meets on Tuesday April 17 at 7 p.m. to discuss Sula by Toni Morrison.

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1993 was awarded to Toni Morrison 'who in novels characterized by visionary force and poetic import, gives life to an essential aspect of American reality'.

In tonight's book, Sula Peace returns to her hometown of Medallion, Ohio, in 1937 after a decade away, bringing danger and controversy into the life of her childhood friend Nel--now a conventional housewife--with whom she shares a dark secret.

This book discussion group is reading some classic works of literature written by authors that have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Books available for checkout are kept behind the library's main circulation desk. For information about this book group, please contact Gail Zachariah at 603-352-0157.