Chevy Chase Library Book Club 'Middlesex'

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Chevy Chase Library Book Club 'Middlesex'

Middlesex coverThe July selection of the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides.

This Pulitzer Prize-winning modern classic tells the epic story of Calliope Stephanides and her Greek-American immigrant family.  To understand why Calliope is not like other girls she has to uncover a guilty family secret and the astonishing genetic history that turns Callie into Cal, one of the most audacious and wondrous narrators in contemporary fiction.

The book club will meet on Tuesday, July 1 at 7 p.m. Copies of the book are available on a display near the information desk at the branch.  The audiobook can also be downloaded from overdrive.dclibrary.org.