Online Book Club: The Map of Salt and Stars


This club focuses on books that have been covered by podcasts; book kits with information about the book, author, podcast, and where to access it will be available to bring home (and keep!) for anyone interested. Participants will join our adult services librarian on GoogleMeet to discuss The Map of Salt and Stars. “In 2011, the peace of the Syrian city of Homs is disturbed by protests and shelling. A young girl, Nour, is forced to flee across the Levant and North Africa in search of safety. 800 years before, Rawiya, disguised as a boy and apprenticed to a famous map maker, set out on an epic quest to chart the globe, following the very same route…” (The Map of Salt and Stars, 2018).