The book chosen for the Warwick Summer Read for 2021 is The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett. The story is about twin sisters who grow up in a small town in the South in the 1950's. The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community and running away at age sixteen, it's not just the shape of their daily lives that is different as adults, it's everything: their families, their communities, their racial identities.
Join us in the Idea Studio on August 5 at 10:00 a.m. to discuss this captivating novel. Copies of the book will be available at the Reference Desk in June. All are welcome.