The Book Club : A Women's Fiction Novel about the Power of Friendship
—Monroe, Mary Alice, author.
EBook
2017

Discover this moving story of five remarkable friends as Mary Alice Monroe, the New York Times bestselling author of The Beach House explores the power of friendship with tenderness and honesty. On the surface, it is a monthly book club. But for five women, it is so much more. For Eve Porter, whose husband's sudden death cheats her of every security she had planned on, the club is a place of sanctuary. For Annie Blake, a brilliant attorney intent on starting a family late in life, it is the chance to finally let down her guard and dream of other possibilities. For Doris Bridges, it is her support group as she acknowledges her dying marriage and finds the ultimate freedom in her husband's betrayal. For Gabriella Rivera, the perfect" wife, mother and friend who offers support to everyone but is afraid to ask for it herself, it is a sense of community. And for Midge Kirsch, an artist who has always lived her life against the grain, it is a haven of acceptance. They are five women from different walks of life, embracing the challenge of change. And as they share their hopes and fears and triumphs, they will hold fast to the true magic of the book club -- friendship. Originally published in 1999"

Item Details
Subjects:
Book clubs (Discussion groups) -- Fiction.
FICTION / Friendship.
Female friendship -- Fiction.
Life change events -- Fiction.
Riverton (Ill.) -- Fiction.
Women -- Social networks -- Fiction.
Genre:
Domestic fiction.
Electronic books.
Psychological fiction.
ISBN:
9781488084324
Description:
1 online resource (400 pages)
text file
EPUB
Notes:
Access limited to Parkland Regional Library members.
Publisher metadata.
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