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Duncanville Library Book Club

February 22 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM


“The Secret Life of Bees” by Sue Monk Kidd

Novel about daughters and mothers and the tremendous power of love.  A coming of age story about a white teenager who is haunted by the day when her mother was killed when the girl was age four.  The girl and her black caretaker escape the girl’s abusive father and the racist town police.  They move into a home that holds the secret of her mothers death.  Taken in by a trio a trio of black bee keeping sisters; the girl Lily is introduced to the mesmerizing world of bees, honey, and of the Black Madonna.  This is a remarkable story about diverse female power that will affect the reader for years to come.


February 22
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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