Contemporary Fiction Book Club
The Contemporary Fiction group's meeting conflicts with the Book Club Bash scheduled at the same time, so they have decided to meet at a member's house. Please contact the store to get the address.
Contemporary Fiction In-Store Book Club meets the 4th Monday of the month at 7 p.m. to discuss current fiction. New members are always welcome.
August 26 – Useful Phrases for Immigrants by May-lee Chai
In the title story of this timely and innovative collection, a young woman wearing a Prada coat attempts to redeem a coupon for plastic storage bins while her in-laws are at home watching the Chinese news and taking her private phone calls. It is the lively and wise juxtaposition of cultures, generations, and emotions that characterize May-lee Chai's amazing stories.