We have selected The Woman Upstairs by Claire Messud as our reading choice for February.

Next meeting will be at Dolly’s Tea Room and Wine Bar on Wednesday 26th February at 7.30pm.

New members always welcome.

woman upstairsNora Eldridge is a good girl: a good daughter, colleague, friend, employee – reliable, patient and kind.  Then Reza Shahid appears in her elementary school classroom, and everything changes.  As Nora is drawn into the orbit of Reza’s glamorous, artistic family, her life seems transformed, and a wealth of possibility opens up before her.  But this liberation is not quite what it seems, and she is about to suffer a betrayal more monstrous than any she could have imagined.