Evening Book Group
Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Evening Book Group
WhereNortheast Branch
AudienceAdults
LanguageEnglish
SummaryJoin us for a book group at the Northeast Branch. Everyone is welcome. This month’s title is "Call Me By Your Name" by Andre Aciman.
Book DescriptionCall Me by Your Name is the story of a sudden and powerful romance that blossoms between an adolescent boy and a summer guest at his parents' cliff-side mansion on the Italian Riviera. Unprepared for the consequences of their attraction, at first each feigns indifference. But during the restless summer weeks that follow, unrelenting buried currents of obsession and fear, fascination and desire, intensify their passion as they test the charged ground between them. What grows from the depths of their spiritsis a romance of scarcely six weeks' duration and an experience that marks them for a lifetime. For what the two discover on the Riviera and during a sultry evening in Rome is the one thing both already fear they may never truly find again: total intimacy. The psychological maneuvers that accompany attraction have seldom been more shrewdly captured than in André Aciman's frank, unsentimental, heartrending elegy to human passion. Call Me by Your Name is clear-eyed, bare-knuckled, and ultimately unforgettable.
View in Catalog"Call Me By Your Name" by Andre Aciman
Next Month's Title“The Salt Path” by Raynor Winn
AccommodationsWe can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations.
NotesThis group meets the second Tuesday of the month at 6:30.


Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Pick up your copy of this month's book at this library location.
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Contact Phone206-684-7539
Contact InfoNortheast Branch
Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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