Ilie Ruby's second novel, The Salt God's Daughter, imbues the complex relationships between mothers and daughters with legends and feminist mysticism to create a family history steeped in natural beauty, meteorological myths and magical realism.
Whether you speak fluent French or want to brush up on your French vocabulary and pronunciation, please join this welcoming group of Francophiles for book discussions. This month we will be reading Candide by Voltaire.
Please join us to explore the extraordinary story of president and Civil War veteran, James Garfield, with a discussion of Destiny of the Republic by Candice Millard on this 131st anniversary of his death.
Since 1990, the Discover Great New Writers program has introduced readers to extraordinary writers. This month's selections are The Bellwether Revivals by Benjamin Wood and The Newlyweds By Nell Freudenberger.