“The Water is Wide” Topic Of Book Discussion
Salina Public Library’s Monday Night Book Discussion will be about “The Water is Wide” by Pat
Conroy recounts his year on Yamacraw Island, off the South Carolina coast, when he helped black children gain
an awareness of themselves as well as the world around them. The book was made into the 1974 movie “Conrack” with
A limited number of copies of “The Water is Wide” are available for checkout at the library.
The book discussion group’s full schedule for the year is available at www.salinapubliclibrary.org. For more
information, contact Nancy Jo Leachman at 825-4624, email@example.com or visit the library at 301 W. Elm.