Book Club: "The Only Woman in the Room" by Marie Benedict

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Book Club: "The Only Woman in the Room" by Marie Benedict

Adults Take part in a lively discussion of a wide variety of fiction and non-fiction titles at our Athens Book Club!

In September, the group will discuss The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict!

Thanks to her marriage to a powerful Austrian arms dealer, Hedy Kiesler has been able to evade Nazi persecution despite her Jewish heritage. But at a lavish party in Vienna in 1937, Hedy overhears the Third Reich's plans. She flees Europe and relocates to Hollywood, where she becomes a star of the silver screen. All along, Hedy hides the fact that she's a scientist, and forms a plan to help the country before it's too late.

Free and open to the public, with no registration required. New people are always welcome to join! Call 715-257-7292 for more information.

  • 📅 Thu., 9/12/19, 6:308pm @ MCPL Athens

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Take part in a lively discussion of Benedict's latest riveting novel. New people are always welcome! 🖶