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Book Club Selection

'Life After Life' by Kate Atkinson

Cover image of Kate Atkinson's novel entitled Life After LifeUrsula Todd was born and died on a cold, snowy night in 1910. That same night, she was born again. Thus Ursula will spend her life: dying. As she grows up, will she use this seemingly inexhaustible store of lives for good? To correct mistakes in her life or prevent the world from heading toward another devastating world war?

Shortlisted for the 2013 Orange Prize for Literature, the Costa Book Awards, and the Women’s Prize for Fiction, Kate Atkinson’s latest novel is also on the New York Times’ 10 Best Books of 2013 list.
 
The book club is moving to Thursdays and will meet to discuss Life After Life Thursday, Feb. 13 in the large meeting room at 7 p.m.

For more information, contact Ana Elisa at anaelisa.decampossalles@dc.gov or call 202-671-3122.