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Adult Book Club via ZOOM
December 22, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fort Bragg Library
Adult Book Club
Tuesday, December 22, 2020, 4 pm
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Synopsis: H is for Hawk by Helen McDonald
“As a child Helen Macdonald was determined to become a falconer. She learned the arcane terminology and read all the classic books, including T.H. White’s tortured masterpiece, The Goshawk, which describes White’s struggle to train a hawk as a spiritual contest. When her father dies and she is knocked sideways by grief, she becomes obsessed with the idea of training her own goshawk. She buys Mabel … on a Scottish quayside and takes her home to Cambridge. Then she fills the freezer with hawk food and unplugs the phone, ready to embark on the long, strange business of trying to train this wildest of animals” (from the dust jacket)