PALM DESERT LIBRARY Hooked On Books Book Club

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Palm Desert Library
Community room

Event Details

Join us for a discussion of "The Children Act" by Ian McEwan. Free! In the Meeting Room. Summary: Fiona Maye is a respected High Court Judge specializing in Family Law and living in Gray's Inn Square. Though outwardly successful, in her private life she must contend with the regret of childlessness and the announcement by her husband -jack that he is about to embark on an affair. Meanwhile she is called upon to rule in the case of Adam, a seventeen-year-old boy with leukemia who refuses a blood transfusion as a member of Jehovah's Witnesses.
Event Type(s): Book Club, Community Program
Age Group(s): Adult
Janice Akel
(760) 346-6552