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  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, November 3 at 6:00pm as we discuss Paula McLain's The Paris Wife. A deeply evocative story of ambition and betrayal, The Paris Wife captures the love affair between two unforgettable people: Ernest Hemingway and his wife Hadley. Chicago, 1920: Hadley Richardson is ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, October 6 at 6:00pm as we discuss Junot Diaz's The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. Oscar is a sweet but disastrously overweight ghetto nerd who—from the New Jersey home he shares with his old world mother and rebellious sister—dreams of becoming the ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, October 6 at 6:00pm as we discuss Junot Diaz's The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. Oscar is a sweet but disastrously overweight ghetto nerd who—from the New Jersey home he shares with his old world mother and rebellious sister—dreams of becoming the ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, September 8 as we discuss Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis. Wise, funny, and heartbreaking, Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi’s memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. In powerful black-and-white comic strip images, Satrapi tells the story of her ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, September 8 as we discuss Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis. Wise, funny, and heartbreaking, Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi’s memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. In powerful black-and-white comic strip images, Satrapi tells the story of her ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, August 4 at 6:00pm as we discuss Rebecca Skloot's The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells—taken ...

    By Liz O.