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And the Dark Sacred Night JULIA GLASS
And the Dark Sacred Night
Thursday, May 8 at 7 PM

Join us for an evening with the National Book Award-winning author of Three Junes, who will read from her new novel. The lives of four unforgettable characters - including Fenno McLeod, the beloved Three Junes protagonist (now in his sixties) - are woven together in a story about the importance of identity and the ultimate meaning of family.

"A lovely, highly readable, and thought-provoking novel." - Booklist

Jack of Spies
Thursday, May 22 at 7 PM

Meet the British author of the John Russell espionage series (including Zoo Station and Silesian Station), who will read from his new WWI-era spy series featuring Jack McColl, a Scottish car salesman moonlighting as a British agent, who travels the globe chasing German spies and falling in love.

Downing will be introduced by Cara Black.

The Year She Left Us KATHRYN MA
The Year She Left Us
Thursday, June 5 at 7 PM

Kathryn Ma will read from her powerful first novel that explores the promise and pain of adoption, the price of assimilation and achievement, the debt we owe to others, and what we owe to ourselves. Publishers Weekly calls the debut "a sweeping success, a standout from the many novels about Chinese assimilation and the families of Chinese immigrants."

The Care and Management of Lies JACQUELINE WINSPEAR
The Care and Management of Lies
Thursday, July 24 at 7 PM

"In this dazzling novel Jacqueline Winspear writes irresistibly about the First World War, both in the trenches of France and the fields of England. Her characters walk off the page and into our imaginations, as we fight with them, farm with them, cook with them. I devoured this book." - Margot Livesey, author of The Flight of Gemma Hardy

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