This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel
Shoreline and Richmond Beach Libraries have joined with Lake Forest Park READS again this year, marking the fourteenth year of this community literary event. In This Is How It Always Is, Claude, the youngest of five brothers, is three when he announces that he wants to be a girl. The family agrees that Claude can be Poppy, and grapples with the difficulties and joys of raising a transgender child in this droll, touching novel.
Richmond Beach Library Book Discussion Group
Monday, July 2, 7pm, Richmond Beach Library
Shoreline Library Book Discussion Group
Monday, July 9, 7pm, Shoreline Library
Author Event: Laurie Frankel
Tuesday, July 31, 7pm, Third Place Commons Stage
Sponsored by the City of Lake Forest Park’s Library Advisory Committee, Friends of the Shoreline, Richmond Beach, and Lake Forest Park Libraries, Friends of Third Place Commons and Third Place Books.
Third Place Books offers 20% off on this title June 1 through July 31.