Virtual Ideas 'n' Authors
Book discussion group for adults on the first Monday of each month. March's selection is Carnegie's Maid by Marie Benedict!
"In the industrial 1860s at the dawn of the Carnegie empire, Irish immigrant Clara Kelly finds herself in desperate circumstances. Looking for a way out, she seeks employment as a lady's maid in the home of the prominent businessman Andrew Carnegie...
With captivating insight and stunning heart [Benedict] tells the story of one lost woman who may have spurred Andrew Carnegie's transformation from ruthless industrialist into the world's first true philanthropist (Goodreads)."
Books are available at the Circulation Desk one month in advance. New members please register so Zoom invitation can be sent. Thank you.