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Join Moderator Carmen Lansdowne and special guest Maggie Watts-Hammond as we discuss Becky Chambers' book A Psalm for the Wild Built.

About the Book

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This delightful book gives us hope for the future.

It's been centuries since the robots of Panga gained self-awareness and laid down their tools; centuries since they wandered, en masse, into the wilderness, never to be seen again; centuries since they faded into myth and urban legend. One day, the life of a tea monk is upended by the arrival of a robot, there to honour the old promise of checking in. The robot cannot go back until the question of "what do people need?" is answered.

About the Mod's Book Squad

Be a superhero! Join the Mod and her guests in a thoughtful discussion about hearty topics through a lens of flourishing. Learn more about the Book Squad and what we’ll be reading.

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