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Furia: SCC Library Book Club Fall 2021: Home

Check back in January 2022 for information on our next book club pick!

Our Read for September 2021: Furia by Yamile Saied Méndez 

How do you reconcile your cultural norms and expectations with your dreams?

Camila lives a double life. In her Argentinian home, she is a careful daughter, living within her parents’ narrow expectations. On the fútbol field, she is La Furia, a powerhouse of skill and talent. When her team qualifies for the South American tournament, Camila gets the chance to see just how far those talents can take her.

But the path ahead isn’t easy. Her parents don’t know about her passion. They wouldn’t allow a girl to play fútbol. As her life becomes more complicated, Camila is forced to face her secrets and make her way in a world with no place for the dreams and ambition of a girl like her.

Past Book Club Books Include:

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Furia by Yamile Saied Mendez

Fall 2021

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The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline

Spring 2021

The Round House by Louise Erdrich

Spring 2021