Oh My Teen Book Group
All Kansas City Public Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26, and will remain closed all day Thursday, November 27, for Thanksgiving.
Oh My Teen discusses Straw House Wood House Brick House Blow, a collection of four short stories all composed on an iPhone by Daniel Nayeri. Following the discussion there will be a question and answer session with the author via text. Oh My Teen book group is a program for teens that meets on the second Tuesday of every month at the Trails West branch library. Copies are available for checkout at the branch library.
Straw House: A Western sizzling with suspense, set in a land where a rancher grows soulless humans and a farmer grows living toys.
Wood House: A science-fiction tale plunges the reader into a future where reality and technology blend imperceptibly, and a teenage girl must race to save the world from a nano-revolution.
Brick House: A detective story set in modern NYC features a squad of "wish police" and a team of unlikely detectives.
Blow: A comedic love story told by none other than Death himself, portrayed here as a handsome and charismatic hero who may steal your heart in more ways than one.