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Thu, May 14


Laguna Beach Parents Club Book Club

LBPC Book Club

Join us on Zoom for Book Club! No pressure so feel free to read as much as you can.

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LBPC Book Club

Time & Location

May 14, 2020, 7:30 PM – 8:10 PM

Laguna Beach Parents Club Book Club

About The Event

Book Club .....

The club will be meeting every 2nd Thursday of the month. Please text Kristie If you have questions or want to be added to the Zoom meeting @ 949-981-3663 our bookclub ambassador by 5pm on Thursday May 14.

The Girl He Use To Know, Tracey Garvis Graves

Annika Rose is an English major at the University of Illinois. Anxious in social situations where she finds most people's behavior confusing, she'd rather be surrounded by the order and discipline of books or the quiet solitude of playing chess.

Jonathan Hoffman joined the chess club and lost his first game—and his heart—to the shy and awkward, yet brilliant and beautiful Annika. He admires her ability to be true to herself, quirks and all, and accepts the challenges involved in pursuing a relationship with her. Jonathan and Annika bring out the best in each other, finding the confidence and courage within themselves to plan a future together. What follows is a tumultuous yet tender love affair that withstands everything except the unforeseen tragedy that forces them apart, shattering their connection and leaving them to navigate their lives alone. 

Now, a decade later, fate reunites Annika and Jonathan in Chicago. She's living the life she wanted as a librarian. He's a Wall Street whiz, recovering from a divorce and seeking a fresh start. The attraction and strong feelings they once shared are instantly rekindled, but until they confront the fears and anxieties that drove them apart, their second chance will end before it truly begins.

Our Past Reads:

One Day In December, Josie Silver

City Of Girls, Elizabeth Gilbert

Little Women, Louisa May Alcott

The Immortalist, Cloe Benjamin

Nothing To See Here, Kevin Wilson

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