Book picks as published in the September 12, 2018 St. Albert Gazette. For more great reads, check here.
The Dutch wife : a novel
By Ellen Keith
From the Netherlands to Germany to Argentina, this best-selling novel braids together the stories of three individuals who share a dark secret and are entangled in two of the most oppressive reigns of terror in modern history. See home-grown author Ellen Keith live at our first StarFest event of the season on Sept. 14, 7 pm, in the Arden.
Warlight : a novel
By Michael Ondaatje
Just after World War II, teenage siblings Nathaniel and Rachel stay behind in London when their parents move to Singapore, leaving them in the care of a mysterious figure named The Moth. They suspect he might be a criminal, and they grow both more convinced and less concerned as they come to know his eccentric crew of friends: men and women joined by a shared history.