The Kitchen House (2010) written by Kathleen Grissom, a New York Times bestselling author writes about a dark secret that took place before the Civil War on a plantation in Virginia. Lavinia, an orphan arrives at the Kitchen House and is assigned to be an indentured servant. Grissom’s novel treats such topics as race, deep-buried secrets, and family bonds.
The next Book Club meeting is Tuesday, July 16th at 6 pm in the Local History room. Please note that going forward meetings will be on the third Tuesday of the month.