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Book Club: "Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng

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Book Club: "Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng

Adults

Join our Hatley Branch staff and others who like to read and discuss a variety of books for a virtual book club gathering!

Celeste Ng's instant classic is the intertwined stories of the picture-perfect Richardson family and the mother and daughter who upend their lives. The novel explores the weight of secrets, the nature of art and identity, and the ferocious pull of motherhood-- and the danger of believing that following the rules can avert disaster.

New people are always welcome to join the discussion, which will be held virtually. Call the Hatley Branch for more information on how to participate!

  • Book Club: "Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng
    📅 Tue., 6/8/21, 12 p.m. CDT @ GoToMeeting (Online)

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Join our Hatley Branch staff and others who like to read and discuss a variety of books, for Hatley's virtual June book club gathering! 🖶

Staff Reviews

"Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng

★★★★ Almost every member of the Richardson family has something going for them. The family, headed up by matriarch Elena, lives in the wealthy and picture-perfect Cleveland suburb of Shaker, where people’s lives are practically planned out for them before they’re born. One day, the family wakes to find their home on fire. A fire that is, without a doubt, intentional, as every family member’s bed has been set ablaze throughout the abode.    The book then flashes back to a year before and chronicles the arrival of Pearl Warren and... (read more)

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