Celebrate Pride Month with the Scarsdale Public Library.
Join Katie for a lively discussion of Anna North's Outlawed.
The discussion will begin at 7 and then we will be joined by author Anna North at 8pm who will discuss the book with us and answer any questions we may have.
In the year of our Lord 1894, I became an outlaw.
On the day of her wedding-dance, Ada feels lucky. She loves her broad-shouldered, bashful husband and her job as an apprentice midwife.
But her luck will not last. It is every woman's duty to have a child, to replace those that were lost in the Great Flu. And after a year of marriage and no pregnancy, in a town where barren women are hanged as witches, Ada's survival depends on leaving behind everything she knows.
She joins up with the notorious Hole in the Wall Gang. Its leader, a charismatic preacher-turned-robber known to all as The Kid, wants to create a safe haven for women outcast from society. But to make this dream a reality, the Gang hatches a treacherous plan. And Ada must decide whether she's willing to risk her life for the possibility of a new kind of future for them all.
Purchase a copy from Bronx River Books.
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You will receive a Zoom link approximately one hour before the discussion starts.