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 17th: Don Quixote, Miguel Cervantes
- November 21st: Before We Were Yours, Lisa Wingate
- 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
Options for obtaining copies of book club selections include:
- Add your name to the Public Library of Wilton Manors holds list. Access our electronic catalog to place a hold online. Please note that copies are limited, so we cannot meet every request in time for book club.
- Check the catalog of the Oakland Park Library.
- Check the catalog of the Broward County Library system. Members can login and place a request for book delivery to any branch.
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