Engage in stimulating conversation about the classics, exchange perspectives about characters and plot, and get to know your neighbors.
Read The Red and the Black by Stendhal. Stendhal's masterpiece tells the story of Julien Sorel, a young dreamer from the provinces, fueled by Napoleonic ideals, whose desire to make his fortune sets in motion events both mesmerizing and tragic. Sorel's quest to find himself, and the doomed love he encounters along the way, are delineated with an unprecedented psychological depth and realism.
Pageturners is sponsored by Friends of the Library.