Daytime Book Discussion of "A Piece of the World" by Christina Baker Kline

Event Type: ADULT - BOOKS
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 4/11/2019
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM
 Read the book, join the discussion of "A Piece of the World" by Christina Baker Kline. New members always welcome!

Synopsis: To Christina Olson, the entire world is her family farm in the small coastal town of Cushing, Maine. The only daughter in a family of sons, Christina is tied to her home by health and circumstance, and seems destined for a small life. Instead, she becomes Andrew Wyeth’s first great inspiration, and the subject of one of the best-known paintings of the twentieth century, Christina’s World.

As she did in her beloved bestseller Orphan Train, Christina Baker Kline interweaves fact and fiction to vividly reimagine a real moment in history. A Piece of the World is a powerful story of the flesh-and-blood woman behind the portrait, her complicated relationship to her family and inheritance, and how artist and muse can come together to forge a new and timeless legacy. --
Library: Lakeview Library
Location: Community Room - Fireplace Side