Read2Reel: Everything is Illuminated

Read2Reel, our books-made-into-movies club, continues with Everything is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer. Here are the details:

  • Meet on Tuesday, February 26
  • 5:30 PM for book discussion
  • 6:00 PM for the movie
  • You’ll have a chance to WIN the movie at the end of the evening!

About the book:

With only a yellowing photograph in hand, a young man — also named Jonathan Safran Foer — sets out to find the woman who may or may not have saved his grandfather from the Nazis. Accompanied by an old man haunted by memories of the war; an amorous dog named Sammy Davis, Junior, Junior; and the unforgettable Alex, a young Ukrainian translator who speaks in a sublimely butchered English, Jonathan is led on a quixotic journey over a devastated landscape and into an unexpected past.

The film trailer:

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