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“Perfectly executed … Soaring … An enthralling meditation on the weight of freedom, wrapped in a rousing adventure story stretching to the ends of the earth.”
~ Renée Graham, Boston Globe
Esi Edugyan, author of Washington Black will visit Whatcom County in March 2021. Watch for event updates, including the Allied Arts Challenge, Whatcom WRITES anthology readings, and other special programs.
Read the book. Join the conversation.
- Whatcom READS works with local partners to create experiences that enhance book club discussions of this year’s featured title, Washington Black by Esi Edugyan
- Help us find our 2023 selection
- Continue the conversation with racial equity resources