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PM Page Turners - The Celebrants

PM Page Turners - The Celebrants In-Person

Join us for a discussion of The Celebrants (2023, Contemporary) by Steven Rowley (308 pgs, 3.67/5 Goodreads).

It’s been a minute—or five years—since Jordan Vargas last saw his college friends, and twenty-eight years since their graduation when their adult lives officially began. Now Jordan, Jordy, Naomi, Craig, and Marielle find themselves at the brink of a new decade, with all the responsibilities of adulthood, yet no closer to having their lives figured out. Though not for a lack of trying. Over the years they’ve reunited in Big Sur to honor a decades-old pact to throw each other living “funerals,” celebrations to remind themselves that life is worth living—that their lives mean something, to one another if not to themselves. But this reunion is different. They’re not gathered as they were to bolster Marielle as her marriage crumbled, to lift Naomi after her parents died, or to intervene when Craig pleaded guilty to art fraud. This time, Jordan is sitting on a secret that will upend their pact.
Copies of the book will be distributed at the May meeting and, afterward, are available by visiting the front desk at either Centerville or Woodbourne Library. The title is available in Regular Print, Large Print, eBook, and eAudio. No registration is necessary, but participants are encouraged to read the book prior to attending the discussion. 
Tuesday, June 18, 2024
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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