VB Reads... Motherhood by the Book

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

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Motherhood by the Book is led by Claire, VB staffer, mother of a 7-year-old, and stepmother of an adolescent.

The book group meets on the second Sunday of every month at 2pm on the mezzanine level, next to our poetry section and near the Book Fare Cafe, for an hour of spirited discussion of books that celebrate the trials, tribulations, and rewards of motherhood, and what it means to be a mother. This group is by no means exclusive to moms with kids still at home. We will read fiction and non-fiction, older and newer titles, all with the theme of Motherhood. Join us! Authors do not usually attend.
 
Sunday, January 14th, 2:00pm
 
Stepmother: A Memoir by Marianne Lile
 
Stepmother tells the story of Marianne Lile, who met a man, fell in love, got married, and arrived home from the honeymoon with a new label: stepmom. It was a role she initially embraced--but she quickly discovered she was alone in a difficult situation, with no handbook and no mentor.

 

Books: 

Stepmother: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781631520891
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: She Writes Press - September 27th, 2016

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