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Events & Programs

Nov. 1: Book Discussion "Rules of Civility" by Amor Towels

Date: 11/01/18 10:30 am

The North Conway Library’s book club is reading "Rules of Civility” by Amor Towles and will discuss it on Nov. 1 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Library.

 

This is an open group.  Everyone is welcome, whether or not you are a library member.  The group meets on the first Thursday of each month. Copies of the book are available at the North Conway Library. For details call (603) 356-2961. 

 

About the Book:

From the New York Times-bestselling author of A Gentleman in Moscow, a “sharply stylish” (Boston Globe) novel of a young woman in post-Depression era New York who suddenly finds herself thrust into high society.

On the last night of 1937, twenty-five-year-old Katey Kontent is in a second-rate Greenwich Village jazz bar when Tinker Grey, a handsome banker, happens to sit down at the neighboring table. This chance encounter and its startling consequences propel Katey on a year-long journey into the upper echelons of New York society—where she will have little to rely upon other than a bracing wit and her own brand of cool nerve.

With its sparkling depiction of New York’s social strata, its intricate imagery and themes, and its immensely appealing characters, Rules of Civility won the hearts of readers and critics alike.