Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay is the new book club selection.
This New York Times bestseller occurs in Paris, July 1942, when Sarah, a ten year old girl, is brutally arrested with her family by the French police in the Vel’ d’ Hiv roundup by the Nazis. Before she was rounded up, she locked her brother in a cupboard, thinking she would be back in a few hours.The story is also occurring in Paris, May 2002, on Vel’ d ‘Hiv’s 60th anniversary. When Julia Jarmond, a journalist, is asked to write an article about this black day in France’s past. Sarah and Julia’s lives begin to intertwine. Enjoy reading this compelling portrait of France.
The Book Club will meet on January 30th, 2013 at 7:30 AM in the Library.