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“Gulp Fiction” 20-30 Something Book Club
October 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
20-30 Somethings! Join us as we discuss The Portable Veblen by Elizabeth McKenzie
Summary: A young couple on the brink of marriage–the charming Veblen and her fiancé Paul, a brilliant neurologist–find their engagement in danger of collapse. Along the way they weather everything from each other’s dysfunctional families, to the attentions of a seductive pharmaceutical heiress, to an intimate tête-à-tête with a very charismatic squirrel. Veblen (named after the iconoclastic economist Thorstein Veblen, who coined the term “conspicuous consumption”) is one of the most refreshing heroines in recent fiction.
Copies available at the library, or you can reserve one HERE!
As always, drinks are dutch! See you then!
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