The stirring novel, Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse is the book of the month for July. You may pick up a copy of the book at the Peebles Library. If you prefer to use a digital device, you may download the audiobook or e-book from OverDrive or Hoopla. You may read or listen to the book at your leisure then join us via Zoom for a meeting at 4 p.m. on Mon., July 20 to discuss the novel. Check Facebook for Zoom details.
Herman Hesse’s classic novel has delighted, inspired, and influenced generations of readers, writers, and thinkers. In this story of a wealthy Indian Brahmin who casts off a life of privilege to seek spiritual fulfillment. Hesse synthesizes disparate philosophies–Eastern religions, Jungian archetypes, Western individualism–into a unique vision of life as expressed through one man’s search for true meaning.