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Bookish: All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven | Karachi

Bookish: All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven | Karachi

Saturday 14th September 15:00 16:00

Join us and other like-minded teens as we discuss this compelling story and get ready for the upcoming film adaptation of this bestselling novel!

About the event

Jennifer Niven's young adult novel, All the Bright Places is an unforgettable story of grief, love and mental health. Join us and other like-minded teens as we discuss this compelling story and get ready for the upcoming film adaptation of this bestselling novel!

Finch and Violet first meet on the ledge of the school bell-tower where they each go, driven by the troubles in their lives.

Finch has been living with depression and an abusive parent, while Violet is struggling to cope after surviving the car crash that recently killed her sister. Their chance encounter results in them pairing up for a class project and a subsequent road trip helps them to forge a bond, as they begin to form an unlikely friendship. Can they save each other – and themselves?

Limited copies of the book are available for library members to borrow on a first-come, first-served basis.

EVENT REGISTRATION:

To register, click here.

Prior registration is mandatory; walk-ins will not be allowed.

This event is FREE and recommended for ages 14 to 17.

All non-member participants must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who must also be registered for the event.

When visiting the library for the event, adults are required to bring their original CNIC, Passport or Library Membership card along with the participating child’s photo ID or Library Membership card.

If you face any difficulty in registering for this event, please write to us at: librarykhi@britishcouncil.org.pk

Location: British Council Karachi Library

Date: Saturday, 14 September 2019

Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Registration will close on Thursday, 12 September 2019.

ABOUT THE FACILITATOR:

Anabiah Arif is a 15-year-old avid reader, who aims to revive the culture of reading and writing. She's been running a blog and book merchandise brand for the past two years and was also awarded the "Best Start-up of Pakistan" at Pakistan Digi Awards last year.

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Open to the public

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