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October Book Club Meeting

Hosted by the Consul of the Doha Book Group
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Mon 08 Oct 19:00 - 21:00

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This novel is a little easier to read than the previous one so that we can have time to finish it!

Little Fires Everywhere is the latest novel from bestselling author, Celeste Ng. Set in Shaker Heights, Ohio, Little Fires Everywhere tells the story of Elena Richardson, a woman who thrives on structure and rules, and her family. When Mia Warren, an artist who has been living a nomadic lifestyle as a single mother with her daughter, Pearl, arrives in town, it threatens everything that Mrs. Richardson has known. Slowly, Mia becomes the enemy of Mrs. Richardson. Meanwhile, in another part of town, close friends of the Richardsons have adopted a Chinese-American baby, which results in a custody battle. When a fire breaks out in the Richardson home, the town is buzzing with their ideas on who the suspect is.

Little Fires Everywhere became a bestseller for The New York Times instantly after its release in September Protected content . Author Paula Hawkins has called the novel tender and wise, while author John Green stated that it was his favorite novel of Protected content .