Polar Book Club: Book Lovers Reign in 2017!
Temperatures are dropping in the Northern Hemisphere as Old Man Winter tries to settle in for a nice, long visit. (Okay, maybe it's not that long, but it feels like it.) You know what that means, right? It's time to announce the selection of the 2017 Polar Book Club! Make sure you have enough hot beverage and snacks, n ab the warmest blanket, carve out the comfiest spot with excellent lighting, charge your device, grab this year's tome and settle in for a long winter's read. Uber-Reader Karen has chosen the book for the 2017 Polar Book Club: The Bookman's Tale . It sounds like a doozie! Hay-on-Wye, 1995. Peter Byerly isn’t sure what drew him into this particular bookshop. Nine months earlier, the death of his beloved wife, Amanda, had left him shattered. The young antiquarian bookseller relocated from North Carolina to the English countryside, hoping to rediscover the joy he once took in collecting and restoring rare books. But upon openi