KGH BOOK CLUB
We meet most months to discuss a nominated book but also to revel in books, reading and sharing ideas. Please come and join us – we are always open to new members.
The next meeting of the KGH Book Club will be on: –
Monday 14th October, 12.00 – 12.45pm in the Tutorial Room, PWEC.
We will be sharing: –
Transcription by Kate Atkinson
In 1940 Juliet Armstrong is reluctantly recruited into the world of espionage. Monitoring the comings and goings of British Fascist sympathizers, she discovers the work to be by turns both tedious and terrifying. But after the war has ended, she presumes the events of those years have been relegated to the past for ever.
Ten years later, now a producer at the BBC, Juliet is unexpectedly confronted by figures from her past. A different war is being fought now, on a different battleground, but Juliet finds herself once more under threat. A bill of reckoning is due, and she finally begins to realize that there is no action without consequence.
‘An unapologetic novel of ideas which is also wise, funny and paced like a thriller’ Observer
Please come and join us for a chat about this book ….or just books in general.
“Fiction gives us empathy: it puts us inside the minds of other people, gives us the gift of seeing the world through their eyes” Neil Gaiman, 2014