BARBARA BUSH AFTERNOON BOOK CLUB

Elegance of the HedgehogTitle to be discussed: Elegance of the Hedgehog, by Muriel Barbery. Date of meeting: Thursday, Dec. 16, 1:30pm in the Earl Elliott Room. Repeated Friday, Dec. 17, 2:30pm in the Women's Council of Realtors Conference Room. Summary: Translated from the French, this award-winning novel is about life, art, literature, philosophy, culture, class, privilege, and power, seen through the eyes of a 54-year old French concierge and a precocious but troubled 12-year-old girl. Next selection: Nefertiti, a novel by Michelle Moran.