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CANCELED: Morning Coffee Book Club @ The WMML

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CANCELED:
Morning Coffee Book Club

Read on the Edge with the Morning Coffee Book Club. This month's book is The Testaments by Margaret Atwood. The meeting begins at 10:00 a.m. in the Cornelia White Community Room at the Welwood Murray Memorial Library in downtown Palm Springs.

The Morning Coffee Book Club meets on the third Wednesday of the month at 10:00 a.m. at the Welwood Murray Memorial Library and is open to everyone. Members of the club read the selected book for the month, then join in lively discussions. Please click here to see a list of future selections for the Morning Coffee Book Club.

Refreshments are generously provided by Aspen Mills Bakery. Thank you, Aspen Mills!


April 15, 2020

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood

The TestamentsIn this brilliant sequel to The Handmaid's Tale, acclaimed author Margaret Atwood answers the questions that have tantalized readers for decades.

—Winner of the 2019 Booker Prize for Fiction

When the van door slammed on Offred's future at the end of The Handmaid's Tale, readers had no way of telling what lay ahead for her—freedom, prison or death.
 
With The Testaments, the wait is over.
 
Margaret Atwood's sequel picks up the story fifteen years after Offred stepped into the unknown, with the explosive testaments of three female narrators from Gilead.
 
"Dear Readers: Everything you've ever asked me about Gilead and its inner workings is the inspiration for this book. Well, almost everything! The other inspiration is the world we've been living in." —Margaret Atwood


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