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**This month begins our new schedule of 4th Mondays, 6-7:30pm**
Genre-bending Austen retellings! [Picture to come, it's not letting me upload tonight]
SHADES OF MILK AND HONEY by Mary Robinette Kowal (Glamourist Histories, #1)
Jane and her sister Melody vie for the attentions of eligible men, and while Jane’s skill with glamour is remarkable, it is her sister who is fair of face. When Jane realizes that one of Melody’s suitors is set on taking advantage of her sister for the sake of her dowry, she pushes her skills to the limit of what her body can withstand in order to set things right—and, in the process, accidentally wanders into a love story of her own.
Read more at: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/8697507-shades-of-milk-and-honey
FOR DARKNESS SHOWS THE STARS by Diana Peterfreund (For Darkness Shows the Stars, #1)
Elliot North has always known her place in this world. Four years ago Elliot refused to run away with her childhood sweetheart, the servant Kai, choosing duty to her family's estate over love. Since then the world has changed: a new class of Post-Reductionists is jumpstarting the wheel of progress, and Elliot's estate is foundering, forcing her to rent land to the mysterious Cloud Fleet, a group of shipbuilders that includes renowned explorer Captain Malakai Wentforth--an almost unrecognizable Kai. And while Elliot wonders if this could be their second chance, Kai seems determined to show Elliot exactly what she gave up when she let him go.
Read more at: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/8306761-for-darkness-shows-the-stars
This is a Zoom meeting and we'll only share the link with attendees. Please RSVP here and then email our library contact Dominique at firstname.lastname@example.org to receive the Zoom link on the evening of the event.
Availability notes for Durham Library: SHADES OF MILK AND HONEY is available as a print copy and Hoopla audiobook; FOR DARKNESS SHOWS THE STARS is available only in print.