The Fiction Old and New book group will be discussing A Hologram for the King by Dave Eggers, DB75307 on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 9:00 p.m.
eastern time, 6:00 p.m. pacific time in the Book Nook Room of the
Accessible World site, www.accessibleworld.org
Here is the annotation:
A hologram for the king: a novel DB75307
Eggers, Dave. Reading time: 9 hours, 14 minutes.
Read by Jim Zeiger.
Bankrupt, middle-aged American consultant Alan Clay visits Saudi Arabia to sell technology to King Abdullah. While they wait to meet with the king, three young techies set up a holographic teleconference system in the desert and Alan contemplates his shortcomings. Strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2012.