Join Understanding Our Differences and The Newton Partnership for a book talk and signing with acclaimed, National Book Award-winning author Andrew Solomon on Monday, June 17 at 7:00pm, in the Newton North High School Auditorium.
Solomon will be discussing his monumental New York Times bestseller, Far from the Tree, about the extraordinary families of individuals affected by cognitive, physical or psychological differences. Its focus is on parents who learn to cope with their exceptional children, and find profound meaning in doing so.
This thought-provoking book affirms the values of empathy and acceptance and is relevant for all parents and families.
When: 7:00 pm Monday, June 17, 2013
Where: Newton North High School Auditorium
457 Walnut Street, Newtonville, MA
(Note: Parking is available on Elm Street and in the staff lot. Please enter via the theatre entrance on Elm Street.)
Please pre-register today HERE.
Books will be available for purchase and a book signing will follow the event. Suggested donation: $5 at the door.