Island City Book Club

September 19th : Love and Treachery in Palm Beach 2, Bernard Moran

Love and Treachery in Palm Beach 2 

Fifteen short stories delve behind the glitz and glamour of Palm Beach to reveal the true natures of residents of this island paradise. A cougar hooks up with a young bartender with surprising results. An empty nester creates a business against her husband's wishes. A middle aged man tries to recapture his youth with comical results. A narcissist meets his nemesis at a swimming pool. An heir is surprised at the value of his late mother's favorite painting. Desperate matrons yearn for love or its substitute. Cheating husbands, vindictive wives, bankers, brokers, realtors, lawyers, schemers, scammers- they're all here in this panorama of Palm Beach life.

Upcoming titles include:   

  • October 17thDon Quixote, Miguel Cervantes
  • November 21st:  Before We Were Yours, Lisa Wingate

 Past book club selections include: 
  •  In the Time of the Butterflies / Julia Alvarez
  • The Zookeeper's Wife / Diane Ackerman
  • Eternal on the Water / Joseph Monninger
  • The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency / Alexander McCall Smith

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Please visit us or contact the Wilton Manors Library at (954) 390-2195 if you have questions about the Island City Book Club. We look forward to seeing you soon.

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