The title of this year's book is The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir by Kao Kalia Yang. Published in 2008, this book is the City's first non-fiction title selected for this literary program and represents both the local and national efforts to provide modern books with current themes for the community to discuss.
More than 250 people came to see author Kao Kalia Yang at this year's author event! Big Read Wichita continues through November 15. Special events and community activities are posted on our Events page as well as on the Big Read Wichita Facebook page.
Find your copy of The Latehomecomer now at the Wichita Public Library or as an e-book at Wichita E-Reads.