Hella’s Book Review

This month Hella reviews the book The Duchess by Danielle Steele

The story is set in the 1830’s starting in England then takes the reader to Paris, France and across the Atlantic Ocean to New York.  The Duchess referred to in the title is Angelique Latham. She is not a Duchess but the daughter of the Duke of Westerfield. She is the much-loved child of her father’s second marriage to a French woman who was the daughter of a French marquis.  Angelique loses her mother at an early age. Her father adores her and sees to it that she is well educated, learns French and is trained in managing their grand estate, Belgrave Castle. Read the full review

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Fireside Chat Book Discussion

Join us for our next book discussion group on Thurs Feb 22 at 3;00 pm.

We will be discussing the book Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty. Books are available at the library for check out.

Big Little Lies follows three women, each at a crossroads. It is a is a brilliant take on ex-husbands and second wives, mothers and daughters, schoolyard scandal, and the dangerous little lies we tell ourselves just to survive………Read more.

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