MAY (book club) "Lilac Girls: A Novel" by Martha Hall Kelly: Inspired by the life of a real World War II heroine, this powerful debut novel reveals an incredible story of love, redemption, and terrible secrets that were hidden for decades.
All the Light We Cannot See: A Novel by Anthony Doerr. Beautifully written, about blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II.
The Painted Girls / Cathy Marie Buchanan. In belle époque Paris, the Van Goethem sisters struggle for survival after the sudden death of their father, a situation that prompts young Marie's ballet training and her introduction to a genius painter.
The families that share a London communal garden square think that their children are safe. But when Pip discovers her sister lying unconscious in the rose garden of their common space, everything will be questioned. The Girls in the Garden
The Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly - Inspired by the life of a real World War II heroine, this powerful debut novel reveals an incredible story of love, redemption, and terrible secrets that were hidden for decades. Read by KN in
Sweetbitter: A novel by Stephanie Danler A lush, raw, thrilling novel of the senses about a year in the life of a uniquely beguiling young woman, set in the wild, seductive world of a famous New York City restaurant.