The New York Times Bestseller
A deeply evocative story of ambition and betrayal, The Paris Wife captures a remarkable period of time Paris in the twenties and an extraordinary love affair between two unforgettable people: Ernest Hemingway and his wife Hadley.
In Chicago in 1920, Hadley Richardson is a quiet twenty-eight-year-old who has all but given up on love and happiness until she meets Ernest Hemingway and finds herself captivated by his good looks, intensity, and passionate desire to write. Following a whirlwind courtship and wedding, the pair set sail for Paris, where they become the golden couple in a lively and volatile group of expatriates that includes Gertrude Stein, Ezra Pound, and F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald.
Join us on a Sunday afternoon to reflect on the book and share some light snacks. No cost to participate, but please read the book and bring a snack to share.