PageTurners

PageTurners

Join the FPC PageTurners Book Club as they discuss the August books. Everyone is welcome. This month’s books are:

“How Dare the Sun Rise” by Sandra Uwiringiyimana & Abigail Pesta – This is the true story of Sandra Uwiringiyimana, a girl from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. She tells the story of how she survived a massacre, immigrated to America and overcame her trauma through art and activism.

“A Memory of Violets: A Novel of London’s Flower Sellers” by Hazel Gaynor – This historical fiction novel is set in 1876. Among the filth and depravity of Covent Gardens’ flower markets, orphaned Irish sisters Flora and Rosie Flynn sell posies of violets and watercress to survive.