|Author Therese Park will talk about her lasted novel during Feb. 20 event|
The book is called "The Northern Wind: Forced Journey to North Korea," and is the story of an 18-year-old South Korean girl forced to make a trip to North Korea after she is trapped in a spy network set up by the two Koreas in mid-1960. Park will talk about who divided Korea, when, and why.
To find this program in the JCPRD’s Activities catalog and online listings, browse first under 50 Plus and then under special events. In the catalog and when using the website’s advanced search, look for the keywords “author talk.”
This is a free event which will take place from 10 to 11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 20, at the Matt Ross Community Center, 8101 Marty St., Overland Park. Those planning to attend are asked to register by Feb. 17 by calling (913) 642-6410.
The JCPRD Activities catalog, with information and a registration form, is available for pickup at all Johnson County Library branches. For more updated listings, go to the district's website at www.jcprd.com.