Madonnas of Leningrad, Jan. 23, 11am

Join Jim and Meg Schmidt at the Quechee library for a discussion of this historical fiction book.  This is the first in a new discussion series, Stories of History, facilitated by the Schmidts who will delve into the novelist’s craft and the historical background.   

“An extraordinary debut, a deeply lovely novel that evokes with uncommon deftness the terrible, heartbreaking beauty that is life in wartime…(evoking) the glorious ghosts of the paintings of the Hermitage” – Harper Collins Publishers

Books available for borrowing