NCW Library Virtual Conversation with Brit Bennett

08/17/2021 - 6:00pm

Brit Bennet's The Vanishing Half is a #1 New York Times bestseller, a stunning new novel about twin sisters, inseparable as children, who ultimately choose to live in two very different worlds, one black and one white.

Register for this event here.

Her first book,The Mothersis a surprising story about young love, a big secret in a small community—and the things that ultimately haunt us most. Set within a contemporary black community in Southern California, The Mothers is an emotionally perceptive story about community, love, and ambition. It begins with a secret.

Brit Bennet's work has been an instant #1 New York Times bestseller, longlisted for the National Book Award, a finalist for the Women’s Prize, and named one of the ten best books of the year by The New York Times. Bennet has been named a National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 honoree, and one of Time’s Next 100 Influential People. 

virtual event through NCW library
Leavenworth, WA 98826
The Vanishing Half: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525536291
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - June 2nd, 2020

The Mothers: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399184529
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - October 10th, 2017