Click for Ann Arbor, Michigan Forecast
Wednesday February 22, 2017
Follow us: facebook twitter RSS feed
Print Comment E-mail

Lara Zielin's Donut Days

 

continued

Will she escape her narrow surroundings? Discover what is really going on behind closed doors at the church? Reunite with her best friend? And will Jake, the boy who has become "smokin' hot," still love her?

In the end, a mystery is solved, relationships resolved. And this book from the editor of the U-M LSAmagazine proves to be less about religion than about intellectual honesty and diversity. "I think I'd have precious few friends if I only befriended people who thought the same way I did about everything," Emma's father tells her.

While Emma searches the donut camp for a story "with characters and obstacles," readers will find one in Zielin's compelling narrative.

Zielin celebrates the August 6 book release with a reading and writing workshop for teens at the AADL Mallets Creek Branch followed by a reading and signing at Nicola's Books.    (end of article)

[Originally published in August, 2009.]

 

Bookmark and Share
previous  ·  1 l 2 l 3
all on one page
read more stories here -> Marketplace  l  Culture  l  Community  l  News

You might also like:

Parking Squeeze - The city wants downtown parki... Parking Squeeze - The city wants downtown parki...
Westgate Loses Avenue Plus - Sales precede Febr... Westgate Loses Avenue Plus - Sales precede Febr...
Rip-roaring Return - A 1911 motorcycle  comes h... Rip-roaring Return - A 1911 motorcycle comes h...
Subscribe to the Ann Arbor Observer Subscribe to the Ann Arbor Observer
The Arc of Justice - MLK at Hill Auditorium, 19... The Arc of Justice - MLK at Hill Auditorium, 19...
Today's Events Today's Events
Fresh Start - Fake Ad: December 2016 Fresh Start - Fake Ad: December 2016
Ann Arbor Neighborhoods - Pittsfield Ann Arbor Neighborhoods - Pittsfield
Calendar This Week - Films Calendar This Week - Films
Map of Restaurants that accept American Express Map of Restaurants that accept American Express
Victors For Art February 18th through June 11th