Our next Book Club meeting is on May 18, featuring Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Moreno-Garcia (Mexico)
Silvia Moreno-Garcia is one of the most popular writers in Mexico. I first read her best-selling novel Mexican Gothic when I was in Merida, and then discovered Gods of Jade and Shadow. The storyline is unlikely: unhappy Casiopea Tun meets the Mayan god of death, who asks for her help dethroning his brother, sending her on a harrowing, life-changing journey in this one-of-a-kind fairy tale inspired by
Joining us from Merida, Mexico, is expert Trudy Woodcock, an expert in the ancient teachings of the Maya. If you're planning to visit Mexico, Trudy will help you discover the deep wisdom of the Maya women and create a more fulfilling travel experience. Join us and read our discussion questions here.