Books Over Cocoa: Nothing to See Here
A monthly book group where you can meet new people, sip a warm drink, and have great discussions. This month we're reading Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson:
Lillian and Madison were unlikely roommates and yet inseparable friends at their elite boarding school. But then Lillian had to leave the school unexpectedly in the wake of a scandal and they’ve barely spoken since. Until now, when Lillian gets a letter from Madison pleading for her help.
Madison’s twin stepkids are moving in with her family and she wants Lillian to be their caretaker. However, there’s a catch: the twins spontaneously combust when they get agitated, flames igniting from their skin in a startling but beautiful way. Lillian is convinced Madison is pulling her leg, but it’s the truth.
Thinking of her dead-end life at home, the life that has consistently disappointed her, Lillian figures she has nothing to lose. Over the course of one humid, demanding summer, Lillian and the twins learn to trust each other—and stay cool—while also staying out of the way of Madison’s buttoned-up politician husband. Surprised by her own ingenuity yet unused to the intense feelings of protectiveness she feels for them, Lillian ultimately begins to accept that she needs these strange children as much as they need her—urgently and fiercely. Couldn’t this be the start of the amazing life she’d always hoped for?
-From the publisher
Don't forget to bring your favorite mug!
This book is available in hard copy, audiobook, ebook, or audiobook. Downloadable copies are available starting the first of the month.
- Tuesday, March 21, 2023
- 7:00pm - 8:00pm
- The Loft, Upper Level
Time Zone: Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)