Literary Events

Historical Fiction Book Discussion: The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis

When: Tue., April 4, 7-8 p.m. and Thu., April 13, 2-3 p.m. 2017

In 1923, fifteen-year-old Hattie Shepherd flees Georgia and settles in Philadelphia where she marries a man who will bring her nothing but disappointment. She gives birth to 11 children and in twelve luminous narrative threads their lives tell the story of a mother's monumental courage and the journey of a nation.

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