Book Club - Oct 21

1 Oct 2020 5:24 PM | Debbie Colburn (Administrator)

Join us Wednesday, October 21 at 7:30pm when we will meet up, catch up, and discuss this month’s book, The Girls with No Names, by Serena Burdick. BYO beverage and snacks, and join us on zoom! Registration is required in order to receive the meeting link. Please check out the Book Club Facebook page or the emails below to register.
 
Multiple copies of the book have been reserved at the Holliston library. Check out hollistonlibrary.org for pick-up options. You may also want to check the library website for instructions on using the Minuteman network to borrow digital versions or try the audio version of this title, which is available for instant download via the HOOPLA app.   
 

“Growing up in New York City in the 1910s, Luella and Effie Tildon realize that even as wealthy young women, their freedoms come with limits. When the sisters discover a shocking secret about their father, Luella, the brazen older sister becomes emboldened to do as she pleases. Her rebellion comes with consequences, and one morning Luella is mysteriously gone. Effie suspects her father has sent Luella to the House of Mercy and hatches a plan to get herself committed to save her sister. But she made a miscalculation, and with no one to believe her story, Effie's own escape seems impossible--unless she can trust an enigmatic girl named Mable. As their fates entwine, Mable and Effie must rely on their tenuous friendship to survive.” From the MLN summary
 
Looking ahead to November, we will be reading The Book of Lost Friends by Lisa Wingate.
 
Cindy and Sue
Book Club Co-Chairs 
Cindy Carr   carr.cynthiad@gmail.com
Sue Hatton   hncbookclub@outlook.com

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