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Literary Pursuits - 'Roscoe'

Literary Pursuits: Classics In-Store Book Club meets the 3rd Sunday of the month at 4:30 pm at our store to discuss a literary classic, the author, and the book's importance. Listed below are some upcoming selections to give you an idea of material the club covers.  New members are always welcome.  

June 17 – Roscoe by William Kennedy 

Event date: 
Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 4:30pm
Event address: 
North Hills
4209-100 Lassiter Mill Road
Raleigh, NC 27609
Roscoe Cover Image
ISBN: 9780142001738
Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for information
Published: Penguin Books - November 26th, 2002

The first novel from William Kennedy in more than five years and universally acclaimed as his most powerful work since the Pulitzer Prize-winning Ironweed, Roscoe shows Kennedy at his very best. It's V-J Day, the war is over, and Roscoe Conway, after twenty-six years as the second in command of Albany's notorious political machine, decides to quit politics forever.