Debut novelist Yaa Gyasi is the author of 'Homegoing.' A riveting, kaleidoscopic novel, Homegoing is a story of race, history, ancestry, love, and time that traces the descendants of two sisters torn apart in eighteenth-century Africa across three hundred years in Ghana and America.About the Book and Author
Read a book with your city
Seattle Reads is a "one book, one city" program, where people are encouraged to read and discuss the same book. It's designed to deepen engagement in literature through reading and discussion. This year’s feature work is Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi (Vintage, 2017).
About the Book & Author
Seattle Reads Discussion Guide
Select reading group questions for 'Homegoing' by Yaa Gyasi are provided courtesy of Vintage Books. Suggested fiction and nonfiction reading lists are from librarians at The Seattle Public Library.Discussion Guide
Seattle Reads Past Years
Find out what Seattle has read together in past years.Seattle Reads Past Years