The Novel Encounters Book Club reads a variety of books from fiction to memoirs to mysteries. If you enjoy reading all different genres of books and want a night out, please join us each month for some delightful discussions. Every 3rd Wednesday of each month at 7:00 PM, the group sits down at the library for some stimulating and fun conversation. Check our library calendar for the upcoming titles or contact the library at 645-2989 for further information.
June Book pick is:
The Secret Life of Violet Grant by Beatriz Williams
Fresh from college, irrepressible Vivian Schuyler defies her wealthy Fifth Avenue family to work at cut-throat Metropolitan magazine. But this is 1964, and the editor dismisses her...until a parcel lands on Vivian’s Greenwich Village doorstep that starts a journey into the life of an aunt she never knew, who might give her just the story she’s been waiting for.
In 1912, Violet Schuyler Grant moved to Europe to study physics, and made a disastrous marriage to a philandering fellow scientist. As the continent edges closer to the brink of war, a charismatic British army captain enters her life, drawing her into an audacious gamble that could lead to happiness...or disaster.
IThe book discussion will be on June 20th at 7 pm