Coming November 12 to Second Tuesday Book Club: ‘The Light Between Oceans’

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Please join Second Tuesday Book Club members at 7:15 p. m. on Tuesday, November 12, at Schimelpfenig Library for our discussion of

 The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman

An intense and moving first novel, this is the story of Tom and Isabel Sherbourne, lighthouse-keepers on remote Janus Rock, off the coast of Australia, in the years just after World War I. One day, their quiet lives change forever when a boat washes ashore holding a dead man and a living child. What will the consequences be if they decide to keep the baby girl as their own?

Biographical Information

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/19/books/review/inside-the-list.html?_r=0

http://www.litlovers.com/reading-guides/13-fiction/8859-light-between-oceans-stedman?start=1

Author Interviews

http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/books/interview-ml-stedman-20120322-1vkty.html (Sidney Morning Herald, March 24, 2012)

http://www.csmonitor.com/Books/chapter-and-verse/2012/0918/M.L.-Stedman-talks-about-The-Light-Between-Oceans (Christian Science Monitor, September 18, 2012)

Reviews

http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/books/2013/06/28/light-between-oceans-is-tough-to-shake-off/2470565/  (USA Today, August 12, 2012)

Film

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/derek-cianfrance-direct-light-between-619740  (Hollywood Reporter, September 3, 2013)

Reading Group Guide

http://www.litlovers.com/reading-guides/13-fiction/8859-light-between-oceans-stedman?start=3

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