Author Danny Unrau will read from his new family mystery novel You Are The Boy on Wed. September 18th from 7-8 p.m. in the Kwok-Chu Lee living room at the Brighouse (Main) Branch of Richmond Public Library, 7700 Minoru Gate. Free and drop-in. For more information call 604-231-6413.
Unrau describes the story this way: “The results of a DNA test jangle Ben’s self-identity. On a crooked trail back through his family history, Ben uncovers a Jewish infant mysteriously left on a Mennonite doorstep in the violent Ukraine nearly eighty years before he was born. From Canada to Russian to Jerusalem, Ben searches and finds more than just his identity.”
Danny Unrau is the author of the short vignettes Saints, Sinners & Angels and Rogues, Rascals & Rare Gems. You Are the Boy is his first novel. Unrau has a BA in sociology, English and religious studies, an MA in Jewish studies, and a Doctorate.