A young aspiring photographer named Dorothea Lange arrives in San Francisco in 1918. Dorothea is grateful for the fast friendship of Caroline Lee, a vivacious, straight-talking Chinese American, who introduces Dorothea to Monkey Block, an artists’ colony, and the bohemian heart of the city.
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In its seventh year, One Book, One Community (OBOC) is a partnership
among Cook Memorial Public Library, Indian Trails Public Library and
Vernon Area Public Library to bring a community read to our residents.
OBOC sparks conversations around the themes of the chosen book.