Henrietta Lacks Book Club

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Most people have never heard of Henrietta Lacks. Yet, for more than 60 years, her cells have been used to help save countless lives. As a striking contrast to the immeasurable good made possible through research on HeLa cells, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks offers a poignant depiction of the deep injustices she and her family experienced.

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About The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor black tobacco farmer whose cells—taken without her knowledge in 1951—became one of the most important tools in medicine, vital for developing the polio vaccine, cloning, gene mapping, in vitro fertilization, and more.

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Discussion Questions Use our LitLovers Book Club Resources; they can help with discussions for any book: • How to Discuss a Book (helpful discussion tips) • Generic Discussion Questions—Fiction and Nonfiction • Read-Think-Talk (a guided reading chart) Also consider these LitLovers talking points to help get a discussion started for The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks:

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Some 5,000 copies of “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks,” by Rebecca Skloot. This is not a generic book club; it is a rich educational experience for our students.”

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Participants are asked to read “Never Let Me Go” by Kazuo Ishiguro and/or “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” by Rebecca Skloot. For information, call 386-676-4191, option 4. NSB book club.

Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne star in this adaptation of Rebecca Skloot’s critically acclaimed, bestselling nonfiction book of the same name. Told through the eyes of Henrietta Lacks’ daughter.

Please call your local branch to reserve this title for your club. Bag Contents: 10 copies. Summary. Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as.