February book discussion
Join the conversation—we're discussing Fragile Beasts and Blessings on Monday, February 6 at 6:30 p.m. at the Morningside Branch Library.
Blessings by Anna Quindlen: When a baby is left on their doorstep, the lives of Lydia Blessing, the elderly town matriarch, and Skip, her down-and-out caretaker, are transformed. Skip wants to keep the baby and raise it himself. To his surprise, Lydia wants to help.
Fragile Beasts by Tawni O'Dell: Brothers Kyle and Klint, whose precarious lives in Pennsylvania coal country are further challenged by their alcoholic father's death, are taken in by a septuagenarian curmudgeon with a tragic past.