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This is a list of books used during a past Book Talk at one of the libraries

Authors From Other Countries
Gere Branch Library, March 16, 2009 and Bethany Branch Library March 20, 2009
Julie B.

Multicultural Works

book cover Gardens of Water
by Alan Drew [2008]
events set in Turkey

book cover The Attack
by Yasmina Khadra [2005]
events set in Tel Aviv

book cover The Hummingbird's Daughter
by Luis Alberto Urrea [2005]
events set in Mexico

book cover Blackout: An Inspector Espinoza Mystery
by Luiz Alfredo Garcia-Roza [2006 (translated in 2008)]
events set in Brazil

book cover The Namesake
by Jhumpa Lahiri [2004]
events set in India

book cover Unaccustomed Earth
by Jhumpa Lahiri [2008]
events set in India

book cover Something to Tell You
by Hanif Kureishi [2008]
events set in London

book cover The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
by Junot Diaz [2007]
events set in Dominican Republic -- 2008 Pulitzer Prize Winner

book cover Ballykissangel
[DVD Ballykissangle] [originally aired 1996-2001]
events set in Ireland

book cover The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
by Stieg Larsson [2008]
events set in Sweden

book cover The Draining Lake
by Arnaldur Indridason [2004 (translated in 2007)]
events set in Iceland

book cover My Life in France
by Julia Child with Alex Prud'homme [B C4349] [2006]
events set in USA, France

Others

book cover A Never Event: Exposing the Largest Outbreak of Hepatitis C in American Healthcare History
by Evelyn McKnight, Travis Bennington [616.362 McK] [2008]
historical events set in Fremont, NE

book cover Still Alice
by Lisa Genova [2007]
deals with Alzheimers