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Book in Common shares veteran’s trials overseas

Dan Reidel
Jojo Sanchez reads an excerpt from “The Yellow Birds,” a story about one soldier’s time in Iraq. Sanchez, a Butte College student, plans on transferring to Chico State next year.

Nicholas Carr

September 18, 2013

The story being told across Chico State’s campus and the county is a tale about veterans and the human cost of military action. The opening presentation of this year’s Book in Common on Thursday discussed this year’s pick: “The Yellow Birds.” The Book in Common recounts a series ...

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