Griffin Free Public Library – Auburn, NH

Evening Book Club – July

Copies of our next Evening Book Club books have arrived! Stop by Griffin Free and pick up a copy of The Alice Network by author Kate Quinn today. Ebook and streaming audiobook copies are also available through NH Overdrive.

1947. In the chaotic aftermath of World War II, American college girl Charlie St. Clair is pregnant, unmarried, and on the verge of being thrown out of her very proper family. She’s also nursing a desperate hope that her beloved cousin Rose, who disappeared in Nazi-occupied France during the war, might still be alive. So when Charlie’s parents banish her to Europe to have her “little problem” taken care of, Charlie breaks free and heads to London, determined to find out what happened to the cousin she loves like a sister.

1915. A year into the Great War, Eve Gardiner burns to join the fight against the Germans and unexpectedly gets her chance when she’s recruited to work as a spy. Sent into enemy-occupied France, she’s trained by the mesmerizing Lili, the “Queen of Spies”, who manages a vast network of secret agents right under the enemy’s nose.

Thirty years later, haunted by the betrayal that ultimately tore apart the Alice Network, Eve spends her days drunk and secluded in her crumbling London house. Until a young American barges in uttering a name Eve hasn’t heard in decades, and launches them both on a mission to find the truth…no matter where it leads.

– publisher

The date of the next meeting is Wednesday, July 10 at 6:30 PM at Griffin Free Public Library. Please note that this is one week later then normal due to the July 4th holiday.

This group also has a Facebook page that you may join and is led by our volunteer Shannan Welsh. Questions? Contact Griffin Free at 603.483.5374 or


This entry was posted on June 6, 2019 by in Books.

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