The Book Group at El Retiro Library
City of Torrance El Retiro Library 126 Vista del Parque Redondo Beach 90277 310 375-0922 M-Th 11:00-9:00; Sat 10:00-5:00
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El Retiro Book Group
Meets the first Tuesday of the month from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Boston Girl by Anita Diamant
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
A story about family ties and values, friendship and feminism told through the eyes of a young Jewish woman growing up in Boston in the early twentieth century. Addie Baum is The Boston Girl, born in 1900 to immigrant parents who were unprepared for, and suspicious of America and its effect on their three daughter.
The Girl You Left Behind by Jojo Moyes
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Unwillingly rendered an object of obsession by the Kommandant occupying her small French town in World War I, Sophie risks everything to reunite with her husband a century before a widowed Liv, tests her resolve to claim ownership of Sophie's portrait.
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
A blind French girl on the run from the German occupation and a German orphan-turned-Resistance tracker struggle with their respective beliefs after meeting on the Brittany coast.
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