Michaela Carter, an author and frontlist buyer for the Peregrine will facilitate this book club with a focus on the best new releases of literary fiction. The group meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month.
The book for December is Our Missing Hearts by Celeste Ng.
From the #1 bestselling author of Little Fires Everywhere comes the inspiring new novel about a mother’s unbreakable love in a world consumed by fear.
“ It’s impossible not to be moved. ” —Stephen King, The New York Times Book Review
Our Missing Hearts is an old story made new of the ways supposedly civilized communities can ignore the most searing injustice. It’s a story about the power—and limitations—of art to create change, the lessons and legacies we pass on to our children, and how any of us can survive a broken world with our hearts intact.