The Bibliofile Book Club Pick

Fall 2021 Pick: Cloud Cuckoo Land

Fall 2021 Pick
Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr

Review of Cloud Cuckoo Land from The Bibliofile
Summary and Synopsis for Cloud Cuckoo Land from the Bibliofile

Cloud Cuckoo Land: A Novel
Anthony Doerr

What It's About: Thirteen-year-old Anna, an orphan, lives inside the formidable walls of Constantinople in a house of women who make their living embroidering the robes of priests. Restless, insatiably curious, Anna learns to read, and in this ancient city, famous for its libraries, she finds a book, the story of Aethon, who longs to be turned into a bird so that he can fly to a utopian paradise in the sky...

Publication Date: September 28, 2021
historical fiction fantasy science fiction

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