Summer Reads: Even Silence has an End (for adults and teens)

August 15, 2012 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Compare this true experience of captivity with the fictional worlds of Hunger Games and Room. Betancourt, a presidential candidate in Colombia’s 2002 election, was taken captive my terrorists. Read about her attempts to escape, the alliances and divisions among prisoners and captors, how she maintained her sanity, how she survived the physical challenges.