'The Good Lord Bird'

Georgetown LibraryBook Clubs

'The Good Lord Bird'

Thursday, July 17, 2014, 7:30 p.m.

The Good Lord BirdJoin the Georgetown Book Club as we discuss James McBride's 2013 novel and winner of the 2013 National Book Award for Fiction, The Good Lord Bird.

In the novel, a preteen slave named Henry must go on the run with abolitionist John Brown and disguise his gender while doing so. 

This meeting is part of DC Public Library's ongoing celebration of Adult Summer Reading. Want to learn more? Check out dclibrary.org/summerreading