San Clemente Library Book Club is Wednesday April 24 2019.
This is a San Clemente free event.
Wednesday April 24 2019 at 10:00am Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo
This celebrated, unforgettable first novel (“A bright, big-hearted demonstration of female spirit.” –The Guardian), shortlisted for the prestigious Women’s Prize for Fiction and set in Nigeria, gives voice to both husband and wife as they tell the story of their marriage–and the forces that threaten to tear it apart.
Book Club meets from 10:00am to 11:00am at San Clemente Library.
Wednesday May 29 2019 at 10:00am: Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter by Kate Larson
Rosemary attended exclusive schools, was presented as a debutante to the Queen of England, and traveled the world with her high-spirited sisters. And yet, Rosemary was intellectually disabled — a secret fiercely guarded by her powerful and glamorous family.
Wednesday June 26 2019 at 10:00am:Feather Thief-Kirk Johnson
A rollicking true-crime adventure and a captivating journey into an underground world of fanatical
fly-tiers and plume peddlers. The gripping story of a bizarre and shocking crime, and one man’s relentless pursuit of justice.
Wednesday July 31 2019 at 10:00am: The Inkblots by Damion Searls
In this first-ever biography of Rorschach, Damion Searls tells the unlikely story of the test’s creation, its controversial reinvention, and its remarkable endurance–and what it all reveals about the power of perception. Elegant and original, The Inkblots shines a light on the 20th century’s most visionary synthesis of art and science.
Wednesday August 28 2019 at 10:00am: Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
A vivid, harrowing, and ultimately hopeful re-creation of Lale Sokolov’s experiences as the man who tattooed the arms of thousands of prisoners with what would become one of the most potent symbols of the Holocaust, The Tattooist of Auschwitz is also a testament to the endurance of love and
humanity under the darkest possible conditions.
For more information, or to pick up a copy of the book, please ask at the Library’s Service Desk.
For more information please call (949) 492-3493.
For more information please visit OCPL
San Clemente Library is located at 242 Avenida Del Mar.