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Ladies Book Group: The Stars Are Fire by Anita Shreve

January 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join the Ladies Book Group as they discuss Anita Shreve’s novel The Stars Are Fire (2017).  The library has a limited number of copies available to check out.  Please ask for a copy at the library’s Circulation Desk.

Description: In this book, based on the true story of the largest fire in Maine’s history, a young woman is tested by a catastrophic event and its devastating aftermath.

About the Author: Anita Shreve writes provocative stories of individuals, generally women, placed in extreme circumstances and forced to recover their lives. Shreve’s novels explore passion and betrayal, with past secrets frequently popping up. Characters are her highest priority, as she focuses on their emotions and motivations, as well as their relationships with each other, while they work through challenging situations. Shreve’s novels unfold at a leisurely pace, due to the elegant language, layered stories and complex characters.

Information about the book and author was taken from the database NoveList.


January 13
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Old Bridge Public Library
1 Old Bridge Plaza
Old Bridge, 08857
732 721 5600 x5033