Portage River Readers is a book discussion group that meets at the Pemberville Library. Meetings are currently being held outside the library. Please contact the library to learn more about Book Club meetings at this time. Discussion books are available for checkout at the library approximately a month before the discussion is held. New members are always welcome!
"It's Christmas, and for the first time in years the entire Birch family will be under one roof. Even Emma and Andrew's elder daughter—who is usually off saving the world—will be joining them at Weyfield Hall. But Olivia, a doctor, is only coming home because she has to. She's just returned from treating an epidemic abroad and has been told she must stay in quarantine for a week...and so too should her family.
For the next seven days, the Birches are locked down, cut off from the rest of humanity, and forced into each other's orbits. In close proximity, not much can stay hidden for long, and as revelations and long-held tensions come to light, nothing is more shocking than the unexpected guest who's about to arrive..."