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The Book Pack: "When Friendship Followed Me Home" by Paul Griffin

The Book Pack: "When Friendship Followed Me Home" by Paul Griffin

The Book Pack is a new book club for tweens, recommended for ages 10-13.

Ben Coffin has never been one for making friends. As a former foster kid, he knows people can up and leave without so much as a goodbye. Ben prefers to spend his time with the characters in his favorite sci-fi books…until he rescues an abandoned mutt from the alley next-door to the Coney Island Library. Scruffy little Flip leads Ben to befriend a fellow book-lover named Halley—yes, like the comet—a girl unlike anyone he has ever met. Ben begins thinking of her as “Rainbow Girl” because of her crazy-colored clothes and her laugh, pure magic, the kind that makes you smile away the stormiest day.  Rainbow Girl convinces Ben to write a novel with her.  But as their story unfolds Ben’s life begins to unravel, and Ben must discover for himself the truth about friendship and the meaning of home.

Pick up a copy of When Friendship Followed Me Home by Paul Griffin and register to join us Jan.19 at 1:30 to discuss the book and share a book related activity. Participants must register and agree to the library’s Covid-19 guidelines.

Date:
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Time:
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Location:
Mannington Meeting Room
Campus:
Mannington Public Library
Categories:
  Teen Event  
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Event Organizer

Carol Higgins
Linda Sickle

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