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Thu, 07/23/2020 - 6:00pm
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1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

Indulge your palate and your mind with a sensorial Five-course, Dinner Book Club at Evolve Chocolate + Cafe every fourth Thursday at 6:00-8:30pm! This Book Club includes food and cocktail pairings, and introduces a new bartender each month from a local bar or restaurant! Seating is limited so make your reservation today for this book club that hits ALL the senses. Tickets are $60 and can be purchased at the Cafe and Eventbrite. Books can be purchased with a %15 discount at Village Books! 

Thursday, July 23, 6:00pm

Southernmost by Silas House

Asher Sharp is willing to give up everything for what he believes in.  Except his son.  

In the aftermath of a flood that washes away much of a small Tennessee town, evangelical preacher Asher Sharp offers shelter to two gay men. In doing so, he starts to see his life anew—and risks losing everything: his wife, locked into her religious prejudices; his congregation, which shuns Asher after he delivers a passionate sermon in defense of tolerance; and his young son, Justin, caught in the middle of what turns into a bitter custody battle.

With no way out but ahead, Asher takes Justin and flees to Key West, where he hopes to find his brother, Luke, whom he’d turned against years ago after Luke came out. And it is there, at the southernmost point of the country, that Asher and Justin discover a new way of thinking about the world, and a new way of understanding love.

In this stunning literary page-turner about judgment, courage, heartbreak, and change, bestselling author Silas House wrestles with the limits of belief, and with love and its consequences.

Books: 
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$15.95
ISBN: 9781616209360
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Algonquin Books - June 4th, 2019

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