addressalign-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcameraccwcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-checkcircle-with-crosscircle-with-pluscontroller-playcrossdots-three-verticaleditemptyheartexporteye-with-lineeyefacebookfolderfullheartglobegmailgooglegroupshelp-with-circleimageimagesinstagramFill 1light-bulblinklocation-pinm-swarmSearchmailmessagesminusmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1ShapeoutlookpersonJoin Group on CardStartprice-ribbonprintShapeShapeShapeShapeImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartickettrashtriangle-downtriangle-uptwitteruserwarningyahoo

Abraham Verghese's _Cutting for Stone_

Goodreads says:
A sweeping, emotionally riveting first novel—an enthralling family saga of Africa and America, doctors and patients, exile and home.

Orphaned by their mother’s death in childbirth and their father’s disappearance, bound together by a preternatural connection and a shared fascination with medicine, a pair of twins come of age as Ethiopia hovers on the brink of revolution.

An unforgettable journey into one man’s remarkable life, and an epic story about the power, intimacy, and curious beauty of the work of healing others

Join or login to comment.

  • anu

    I am so glad to discuss an intriguing book with so many smart, interesting readers with great insights! Thank you for making me love reading EVEN more.

    July 7, 2013

  • Susan C.

    Interesting book and I enjoy expanding my reading to authors that I would not have discovered without this group.

    July 7, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Good choice for a lively discussion.

    July 7, 2013

  • Yvonne

    Looking forward to meeting everyone! -- Yvonne

    July 6, 2013

  • anu

    Sticking with Juky 7!

    June 17, 2013

  • Susan C.

    Do we have a final decision about the meeting date if it is going to be changed?

    June 16, 2013

  • Diane Hardy S.

    Hi everyone- I won't be able to join in July- but would like to join for the next book. Thank you.

    June 15, 2013

11 went

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy