Meetup August 2014: The Art Forger: A Novel by B.A. Shapiro

Almost twenty-five years after the infamous art heist at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum—still the largest unsolved art theft in history—one of the stolen Degas paintings is delivered to the Boston studio of a young artist. Claire Roth has entered into a Faustian bargain with a powerful gallery owner by agreeing to forge the Degas in exchange for a one-woman show in his renowned gallery. But as she begins her work, she starts to suspect that this long-missing masterpiece—the very one that had been hanging at the Gardner for one hundred years—may itself be a forgery. The Art Forger is a thrilling novel about seeing—and not seeing—the secrets that lie beneath the canvas.

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  • Olivia

    It was great meeting everyone last night! Fun discussion !

    1 · August 20

  • Rachel

    Just left work. Be there in 20 mins. Go ahead & order

    August 19

  • Cindy

    One day I will make it to my first one!

    August 19

  • Erika G.

    Hey all, I just wanted to remind everyone that you DO NOT HAVE TO HAVE READ/FINISHED THE BOOK to attend book club! We'd love your company anyway, and half the time we end up getting completely off the subject of the book.

    July 30

    • Erika G.

      Sorry I have to

      August 19

    • Erika G.

      miss this one, I will be there next month!

      August 19

  • A former member
    A former member

    Ugh...late meeting scheduled. So sorry I can't make it.

    August 19

  • Sarah

    Sorry but I have to cancel for tonight. The book was great though! I'm definitely looking forward to attending the September meeting.

    August 19

  • Adrienne

    Apologies for cancelling yet again but our birthing classes start tonight...I had my weeks messed up! I really enjoyed the book and hope you all did as well!

    August 19

  • Leia

    I'm not going to make it, but I really enjoyed the book. Hope you have a great discussion!

    August 18

  • Stefanie Z.

    Sorry I won't be able to make it tomorrow, I have another commitment

    August 18

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