Festival Read

This year’s Festival Read is The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. This extraordinary novel has won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, the 2016 National Book Award for Fiction, and was named the No. 1 Novel of 2016 by Time magazine.

Read-share-return copies of the book will be available at Ashe County Arts Council and two discussion events will be held at Ashe County Public Library.

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