Lahaska: Creative Reading Book Club

There will be a discussion revolving around informative fiction and non-fiction. Although the group consists mainly of "matured" adults, folks of all ages are welcome. Meetings will be on the second or first Friday of every month. 
 

Meeting: Friday, March 1st at 1:00pm

Discussing: The Alice Network by Kate Quinn

 
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1947. In the chaotic aftermath of World War II, American college girl Charlie St. Clair is pregnant, unmarried, and on the verge of being thrown out of her very proper family. She's also nursing a desperate hope that her beloved cousin Rose, who disappeared in Nazi-occupied France during the war, might still be alive. So when Charlie's parents banish her to Europe to have her "little problem" taken care of, Charlie breaks free and heads to London, determined to find out what happened to the cousin she loves like a sister.

1915. A year into the Great War, Eve Gardiner burns to join the fight against the Germans and unexpectedly gets her chance when she's recruited to work as a spy. Sent into enemy-occupied France, she's trained by the mesmerizing Lili, the "Queen of Spies", who manages a vast network of secret agents right under the enemy's nose.

Thirty years later, haunted by the betrayal that ultimately tore apart the Alice Network, Eve spends her days drunk and secluded in her crumbling London house. Until a young American barges in uttering a name Eve hasn't heard in decades, and launches them both on a mission to find the truth...no matter where it leads.

 

 
 
 
Event date: 
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 1:00pm
Event address: 
The Lahaska Bookshop
162A Route 263 Peddler's Village
Lahaska, PA 18931
The Extraordinary Life of Sam Hell Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781503948976
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Lake Union Publishing - April 24th, 2018

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The Woman in the Window: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062678423
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - March 5th, 2019

May 2019 Book Club Selection


Then She Was Gone: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501154652
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atria Books - November 6th, 2018

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