30 Going On 13

Beaufort Branch
Date & Time: 
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 6:00pm7:00pm

You’re never too old to enjoy a fab teen read! Adults, revisit your teen years one novel at a time. Our August book is What I Saw and How I Lied by Judy Blundell. When Evie's father returned home from World War II, the family fell back into its normal life pretty quickly. But Joe Spooner brought more back with him than just good war stories. When movie-star handsome Peter Coleridge, a young ex-GI who served in Joe's company in postwar Austria, shows up, Evie is suddenly caught in a complicated web of lies that she only slowly recognizes. She finds herself falling for Peter, ignoring the secrets that surround him . . . until a tragedy occurs that shatters her family and breaks her life in two. This program is intended for adult readers.