September BOOK CLUB: The Arrival on Thursday 9.27.18

TCBS Book Club 4th Thursdays – Because reading is better with friends!
All Welcome, Just be Nice!

 

Thursday, September 27th from 7p-8p

THE ARRIVAL GN

(W/A/CA) Shaun Tan

The awards and accolades for Shaun Tan’s The Arrival just keep rolling in!
In a heartbreaking parting, a man gives his wife and daughter a last kiss and boards a steamship to cross the ocean. He’s embarking on the most painful yet important journey of his life – he’s leaving home to build a better future for his family.
In this wordless graphic novel Shaun Tan captures the immigrant experience through clear, mesmerizing images allowing the reader to experience the main character’s linguistic isolation and his ultimate joy.

In Wordless Imagery, An Immigrant’s Timeless Tale