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ESL Book Discussions

Book discussions are an excellent way for ESL students to acquire new comprehension and analysis skills in English. Discussions are led by a moderator who will guide you using questions and prompts.

Our Next Discussion:

Thursday, April 27th 2017, 12:15 p.m.

Hoffman Estates Branch Meeting Room. 1550 Hassell Road.

The House on Mango Street” by Sandra Cisneros.

Read the book, attend the discussion!

Image result for the house on mango streetThe best-selling coming-of-age classic, acclaimed by critics, beloved by readers of all ages, taught in schools and universities alike, and translated around the world.

The House on Mango Street is the remarkable story of Esperanza Cordero, a young Latina girl growing up in Chicago, inventing for herself who and what she will become. Told in a series of vignettes—sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes deeply joyous—Sandra Cisneros’ masterpiece is a classic story of childhood and self-discovery.