Book Marks: Coffee & Camaraderie
The power of chance
How It All Began: A Novel, by Penelope Lively.
A retired schoolteacher is accosted by a petty thief on a London street and the consequences ripple
across the lives of acquaintances and strangers alike: a marriage unravels when an affair is revealed,
a historian gets an ill-conceived idea for a TV mini-series, a European immigrant reinvents his life. Written with sharp insight into a colorful cast of characters, this witty novel illustrates how paths can be altered by strangers.
Book Marks meets on the second Tuesday of each month, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., in the Medical Building, 2nd floor, Conference Room 4. All are welcome. Bring your ideas for titles you’re eager to read. Coffee and cookies served!
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Sibley Medical Building, Conference Room 4, Sibley Hospital
5255 Loughboro Road, NW