Literary Fiction Book Club - Winter 2023 Series



Kathleen's winter book club series begins on Tuesday, January 31st at our Pepper Place location! Her first pick is, A Dangerous Business by Jane Smiley.

Kathleen's book club will meet the same night as McCall and Mere's and the book club social will begin at 6:00 pm with snacks and drinks, and the groups will break into discussion at 6:30 pm! The cost of this book club includes drinks and food for all three meetings. The book is not included in the price of book club!

February Meeting: February 28th

March Meeting: March 21st (a week early to avoid spring break!)

A Dangerous Business is historical fiction with a mystery, Smiley's latest novel is loosely inspired by Edgar Allen Poe's Murder in the Rue Morgue,often considered the first modern detective story. The setting is Gold Rush California, 1851. In Monterey, two women, both prostitutes, are determined to solve the disappearances of several other women also involved in their profession, when the law men don't seem to care a thing about it.