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Ceres Library Book C
Ceres Library Book Club for Adults
Ceres

Wednesday, May 23, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Join us for a discussion of The Ghost Bride by Yangsze Choo.

Yangsze Choo’s stunning debut, The Ghost Bride, is a startlingly original novel infused with Chinese folklore, romantic intrigue, and unexpected supernatural twists.

Li Lan, the daughter of a respectable Chinese family in colonial Malaysia, hopes for a favorable marriage, but her father has lost his fortune, and she has few suitors. Instead, the wealthy Lim family urges her to become a “ghost bride” for their son, who has recently died under mysterious circumstances. Rarely practiced, a traditional ghost marriage is used to placate a restless spirit. Such a union would guarantee Li Lan a home for the rest of her days, but at what price?

Please visit the Ceres Library Circulation Desk to pick up a copy of this book.


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