August Meetup - 'The People Smuggler'

  • August 14, 2012 · 7:00 PM
  • The Courthouse Hotel

Become engrossed in the true story of Ali Al Jenabi as he flees Saddam Hussein's torture chambers. The People Smuggler tells a story of daily heroism, bringing to life the forces that drive people to put their lives in unscrupulous hands. An utterly gripping portrait of a man cut loose from the protections of civilisation, attempting to retain his dignity and humanity while taking whatever path he can cut out of an impossible position.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Yes I'm def keen for leichardt :)

    September 18, 2012

    • A former member
      A former member

      Yay! Me too :)

      September 18, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey! Thought you might be interested in a talk by the author of the people smuggler at Leichhardt Library on the 2nd October 6.30pm-8pm :)

    September 18, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great discussion!

    August 15, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Haven't had the chance to read this book. But def. next time:)

    1 · August 14, 2012

  • Wafaa Nabil E.

    August 13, 2012

  • Wafaa Nabil E.

    Wow Bev, what a story! Thanks for choosing this book! Very intense and very sad! Im still at the first third! I sense hope! And I am hoping Ali's eventful life takes a more positive turn! Lookingn forward to the meetup next week!

    August 5, 2012

    • A former member
      A former member

      Yeah it is a very powerful, moving yet traumatic story...look forward to chatting to you about it next week! :)

      August 5, 2012

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