Books Beyond Borders (International Book Club)

Books Beyond Borders (International Book Club)

Curious about international literature, a seasoned traveler, or an intermediate ESL student looking to build skills? All are welcome to join I-House’s International Book Club, Books Beyond Borders, to partake in cultural exchange through monthly book discussions and events.

Meetings are usually held every 3rd Sunday of the month at I-House’s Hagan Room unless otherwise specified. Please enter through the side door by the parking lot.

For more information contact Manasa Davuluri ( or visit:

Upcoming Events:


Sunday, July 15 and August 19, 2018 at 2pm

The Dinner Guest, Gabriela Ybarra [Spain]
*NB: Amazon shows this book is out of print. The best way to find an affordable copy is using and selecting a seller with a US location.

Sunday, September 16 and October 21, 2018 at 2pm

Dear Friend, from My Life I Write To You in Your Life, Yiyun Li [China + UC Davis professor!]

Sunday, November 11 and December 16, 2018 at 2pm

The Map of Salt and Stars, Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar [Syria]