July Book Club-When Heaven and Earth Changed Places by Le Ly Hayslip

When Heaven and Earth Changed Places is the haunting memoir of a girl on the verge of womanhood in a world turned upside down. The youngest of six children in a close-knit Buddhist family, Le Ly Hayslip was twelve years old when U.S. helicopters langed in Ky La, her tiny village in central Vietnam.

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  • Sarah M.

    It was a lot of fun guys. We didn't talk about the book nearly as much as everything else. Thanks for hosting Sue!!

    July 23, 2014

  • Sue

    Thanks for making the trek! While it was a small gathering we had great conversation and enjoyed Rick's wonderful dessert!!! :)

    1 · July 21, 2014

  • Johanna

    I won't be able to make it after all. Didn't finish the book , but was looking forward to seeing everyone. I've had a busy few days!

    July 20, 2014

    • Sue

      Yes you did!!! Rest and recuperate...we will see you next month!

      July 20, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Difficult to obtain from the Library system, as there appear to be only 4 copies in Dane Co.

    1 · July 12, 2014

    • Rick

      I just finished mine. If you want to get the copy I have this evening and read it over the weekend, let me know.

      July 18, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Just got your note at 10pm. Thanks for the offer. Looks like I'm going to miss this one.

      July 18, 2014

  • Rick

    Sue, that would be great. With Beth and Sheila out, nobody would have a super long drive to get there.

    July 17, 2014

  • Sue

    I may not finish...but I should be able to come. If folks don't mind driving I am happy to host. Might be better than December weather..but it has been rather chilly :) Doesn't matter to me where we meet..just thought I would offer.

    July 16, 2014

  • Beth

    Hi. I never could get the book and I still feel the need to be with Blake while he's in the hospital. But next month. Sarah can I borrow your book I still would like to read it. I waited 1 month as #2 on library list

    July 14, 2014

    • Kathy

      Sorry to hear about your son. Hope things are better soon!

      1 · July 15, 2014

  • Beth

    Has all the regulars weighed in on attendance?

    July 2, 2014

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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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