Book Club - Jan. 15, 2021

January 15 will be the first meeting in 2022 of the Riverton Area Book Club. The book to be discussed is Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng and published in 2017.  Hulu began broadcasting this as a drama series in 2020.  It is the story of the Richardson family living in "perfect" Shaker Heights and confronted by an unusual mother (Mia) and her teenage daughter (Pearl) who are renting from them.

Ng grew up in Pittsburgh and Shaker Heights, graduated from Harvard, and received a Guggenheim Fellowship. Her 2014 publication is Everything I Never Told You.All interested readers are welcome! The book club meets from 10-11 am at the Library in the Riverton Municipal Building.  Social distancing is available and masks are to be worn. The library staff have ordered copies of print and audio; for further information please contact the Library at 217-629-6353.