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Alhambra Page Turners - Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

New York Times bestselling book Where The Crawdads Sing is about Kya Clark the Marsh Girl. The smart young woman who lives in the swamp finds herself a murder suspect when one of the young men from town is found dead. Join us Tuesdays at 7pm to talk about great books. 

For more information about our Book Club call Lisa Perez at (626) 570-5008 x.5651.

Alhambra Page Turners - The Queenmaker: A Novel of King David's Queen by India Edghill

A brilliantly told story of a strong woman in the tradition of Anita Diamant's bestselling novel, 'The Red Tent'. All the world knows the deeds of King David but only his first queen, Michal, knows the truth behind the praise, the self-absorbed ego hidden behind the words of peace and wisdom. Join us Tuesdays at 7pm for great books and conversation.

For more information about our Book Club call Lisa Perez at (626) 570-5008 x.5651.

Alhambra Page Turners Book Club - Dutch Girl: Audrey Hepburn and World War II by Robert Matzen

Join the Alhambra Page Turners Adult Book Club on Tuesday evenings at 7pm to discuss our latest choice, Dutch Girl: Audrey Hepburn and World War II.  This riveting biography chronicles Hepburn's intense experiences through five years of Nazi occupation in the Netherlands. Hepburn's own reminiscences, new interviews with people who knew her in the war, wartime diaries, and research in classified Dutch archives shed light on the untold story of Audrey Hepburn under fire in World War II.

Alhambra Page Turners Book Club

Join the Alhambra Page Turners Each Tuesday night for a lively discussion of There, There by Tommy Orange. 

Tommy Orange's novel explores Native people living in urban spaces and their issues and struggles ranging from depression and alcoholish, to unemployement, fetal alcohol syndrome, and the challenges of living with ethnic identity. There, There follows twelve characters from Native communities traveling to the Big Oakland Powwow. This first novel is being hailed as an instant classic and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.

Alhambra Page Turners - Book Club

Join the Alhambra Page Turners each Tuesday night for a lively discussion of The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd about two unforgettable American women.

Writing at the height of her narrative and imaginative gifts, Sue Monk Kidd presents a masterpiece of hope, daring, the quest for freedom, and the desire to have a voice in the world.

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