Join the CHILLY Ps (The Capitol Hill Interesting Literature League for Young Professionals)! This book club is aimed at readers in their twenties and thirties and draws on award-winning or nominated titles. Hosts Will Cahoe and Anna Miner would love to have you join the discussion. Our June selection is Salvage The Bones by Jesmyn Ward.
2011 National Book Award Finalist
"Masterful... "Salvage the Bones" has the aura of a classic about it." --"Washington Post
""Ward's writing is startling in its graphic clarity... [This] author has an unusual gift."--" Boston Globe
""The novel's hugeness of heart and fierceness of family grip and hold on like Skeetah's pit bull."--"O: the Oprah Magazine"
"Searing... Despite the brutal world it depicts, "Salvage the Bones" is a beautiful read. Ward's redolent prose conjures the magic and menace of the southern landscape."-- "Dallas Morning News
""This book is impossibly beautiful."--OxfordAmerican.org