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May Book Club: Kerri Maher (The Girl in White Gloves)

May 18, 2021
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    • Dates: May 18, 2021
    • Location: Zoom
    • Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
    • Price: FREE

    Join us for a book club discussion of The Girl in White Gloves: A Novel of Grace Kelly with author Kerri Maher!


    A life in snapshots…

    Grace knows what people see. She’s the Cinderella story. An icon of glamor and elegance frozen in dazzling Technicolor. The picture of perfection. The girl in white gloves.

    A woman in living color…

    But behind the lens, beyond the panoramic views of glistening Mediterranean azure, she knows the truth. The sacrifices it takes for an unappreciated girl from Philadelphia to defy her family and become the reigning queen of the screen. The heartbreaking reasons she trades Hollywood for a crown. The loneliness of being a princess in a fairy tale kingdom that is all too real.


    KERRI MAHER is the author of The Kennedy Debutante, which People magazine described as “a riveting reimagining of a true tale of forbidden love,” and This Is Not a Writing Manual: Notes for the Young Writer in the Real World under the name Kerri Majors. She holds an MFA from Columbia University and founded YARN, an award-winning literary journal of short-form YA writing. A writing professor for many years, she now writes full-time and lives with her daughter and dog in a leafy suburb west of Boston, Massachusetts.

    Event date: Tuesday, May 18, 2021 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm

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