Cape Coral Bookies

The featured book for discussion at the October meeting is "Silver Sparrow". With the opening line of Silver Sparrow, “My father, James Witherspoon, is a bigamist,” author Tayari Jones unveils a breathtaking story about a man’s deception, a family’s complicity, and the two teenage girls caught in the middle. Set in a middle-class neighborhood in Atlanta in the 1980s, the novel revolves around James Witherspoon’s two families—the public one and the secret one. When the daughters from each family meet and form a friendship, only one of them knows they are sisters. It is a relationship destined to explode. This is the third stunning novel from an author deemed “one of the most important writers of her generation” (the Atlanta Journal Constitution).

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  • Jane H.

    What was the title of the book for next month?

    October 5, 2013

    • Kathleen H.

      Hi Jane, the book for next month's meeting is, "Rules of Civility" by Amor Towles. Hope you enjoy it!

      1 · October 7, 2013

  • Jane T.

    Interesting and thought provoking comments

    October 5, 2013

  • Jane H.

    Fun, thought provoking commentary

    October 5, 2013

  • Choochie

    I haven't finished the book yet. I'm going to bow out this time so I won't hear about parts of the book I haven't read yet. I do want to finish it.

    October 4, 2013

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