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May 20th | DEBS’ Book Club

May 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join us for an in-person session to discuss the book, "Running for My Life: One Lost Boy's Journey from the Killing Fields of Sudan to the Olympic Games" by Lopez Lomong.

"Running for My Life" is not a story about Africa or track and field athletics. It is about outrunning the devil and achieving the impossible: faith, diligence, and the desire to give back. It is the American dream come true and a stark reminder that saving one can help to save thousands more.

Lopez Lomong chronicles his inspiring ascent from a barefoot lost boy of the Sudanese Civil War to a Nike sponsored athlete on the US Olympic Team. Though most of us fall somewhere between the catastrophic lows and dizzying highs of Lomong's incredible life, every reader will find in his story the human spark to pursue dreams that might seem unthinkable, even from circumstances that might appear hopeless.

You can order the book in various formats: hardcover, paperback, Kindle or Audiobook HERE.

What: DEBS' Book Club

When: 6:30 pm - 8:00pm, Monday, May 20th, 2024

Where: at Telio Taverna (Good Enough to Eat) at 520 Columbus Avenue at 85th St, New York, NY 10024

***PLEASE BRING CASH in various denominations to pay for your meal/drinks. THANK YOU!***

Hosts: Debi Unger & Deb Saat

Open to Members and Non-Members

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May 20th Book Club

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Details

Date:
May 20
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.teliorestaurant.com/

Organizer

Debi Unger
Email
debiunger@hotmail.com