July 21, 2018
Tables together, seating for 6-8. MEM
66 Leavitt Street
Hingham, MA 02043
Teen Book Group: Dread Nation
Saturday, July 21, 2018
All teens in grades 6 and up welcome! Drop-in event. New members are always welcome! We meet biweekly throughout the summer to discuss that meeting's books and chat over snacks. This meeting we will be discussing: Dread Nation, by Justina Ireland. Library copies of the book will be made available at the children's desk.
Summary: Set in post-Civil War America, after the dead began to rise from the battlefield of Gettysburg. Children of color are required to attend schools to train them in the art of combat to protect the more well-to-do from the dead. Jane McKeene just wants to go home to her family, but when families in Baltimore go missing, she will be caught in a desperate fight against powerful enemies - and the walking dead will be the least of her problems...