Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Alyson Richman, The Secret of Clouds
7:30pm at the Alper JCC
11155 SW 112 Avenue • Futernick Family Art Gallery
Admission $10 • Author presentation and refreshments
The Secret of Clouds is a journey of a mother and her son and a teacher and her student. The story follows a young couple with promising careers who must leave Kiev unexpectedly and begin a new life in America. Their son, Yuri, who is born with a rare health condition that isolates him from other children, has a passionate and dedicated teacher to tutor him. As the child and his tutor forge a deep connection, the teacher is forced to confront her own painful childhood memories and ironically, finds strength from Yuri.