Lilac Girls, by Martha Hall Kelly


Tuesday, Oct. 3 @ 7:00 p.m.


New York socialite Caroline Ferriday has her hands full with her post at the French consulate and a new love on the horizon. But Caraoline's world is forever changed when Hitler's army invades Poland in September 1939 - and then sets its sights on France.

The lives of three women are set on a collision course when the unthinkable happens and Kasia is sent to Ravesbruck, the notorious Nazi concentration camp for women. Their stories cross continents - from New York to Paris, Germany, and Poland - as Caroline and Kasia strive to bring justice to those whom history has forgotten.

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Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Jeannette Walls Interviews

Great stuff is available on Youtube. Lots of interviews of Jeannette Walls, some with her mother.

Tuesday, June 30, 2009

selections for the book club

Anyone attending the book club is welcome to make suggestions for a future book selection. So if you have a favorite book that you think the club would be interested in reading and discussing, let us know and we will certainly consider it!