In addition to being National Poetry Month, April is National Card and Letter Writing Month. In its honor, Book Brave will be reading Jane Austen's classic, PERSUASION.
PERSUASION is an epistolary novel included on miultiple "Best Of", lists, including the one put out by our beloved Book Riot's.
ABOUT THE BOOK:
"Eight years before the story proper begins, she is happily betrothed to a naval officer, Frederick Wentworth, but she precipitously breaks off the engagement when persuaded by her friend Lady Russell that such a match is unworthy. The breakup produces in Anne a deep and long-lasting regret. When later Wentworth returns from sea a rich and successful captain, he finds Anne's family on the brink of financial ruin and his own sister a tenant in Kellynch Hall, the Elliot estate. All the tension of the novel revolves around one question: Will Anne and Wentworth be reunited in their love?"
In order to allow in-depth discussion, space will be limited to 20 attendees.
Please RSVP at 541-702-2665!