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BIG LIBRARY READ: ‘A Very Typical Family’

Drum roll please…#BigLibraryRead begins July 13! The featured title “A Very Typical Family” by Sierra Godfrey will be available with no waitlists or holds July 13-27 from Libby.

Attention all bookworms and literature enthusiasts! It's time again when readers from all around the world come together for an exciting event: Big Library Read. And in July, we have a real treat in store for you with the featured title, "A Very Typical Family" by the incredibly talented Sierra Godfrey. So, grab your reading glasses, get cozy, and prepare to dive into an unforgettable literary adventure!

What makes Big Library Read so special, you might ask? Well, imagine a virtual book club on a global scale. It's a unique opportunity for readers to connect, share, and collectively experience the joy of reading a single book simultaneously. And the best part? No waiting lists, no holds, and absolutely no barriers between you and this fantastic read. Thanks to Libby, the revolutionary e-book borrowing platform, you can access "A Very Typical Family" without any delay from July 13-27.

Now, let's talk about the star of the show: "A Very Typical Family." Sierra Godfrey's gripping tale revolves around the seemingly ordinary lives of the Turner family. But as we delve deeper into their story, we quickly discover that there's much more beneath the surface. Secrets, betrayals, and unexpected twists await, painting a vivid portrait of the complexities and dynamics within a family.

Godfrey's writing style is nothing short of mesmerizing. Her prose flows effortlessly, pulling readers into the narrative and keeping them captivated until the very last page. The characters are masterfully crafted, each with their own unique quirks, flaws, and desires. From the enigmatic matriarch to the rebellious teenager, every member of the Turner family feels incredibly real, making it easy to empathize with their struggles and triumphs.

As the plot unfolds, "A Very Typical Family" explores themes that resonate deeply with readers from all walks of life. It delves into the intricacies of familial relationships, highlighting the love, resentment, and unbreakable bonds that tie us together. It raises thought-provoking questions about identity, sacrifice, and the choices we make to protect those we hold dear. This is a book that will make you laugh, cry, and question your own definition of what it means to be a family.

Big Library Read not only offers the opportunity to read a captivating book but also encourages readers to engage with each other. The event creates a vibrant online community where readers can share their thoughts, insights, and emotions about "A Very Typical Family." Join discussions, connect with fellow book lovers, and experience the joy of reading as a collective.

So, how do you join in on the Big Library Read? It's as easy as downloading the Libby app on your device and accessing the e-book version of "A Very Typical Family" during the designated dates, July 13-27. Libby provides a seamless reading experience, allowing you to adjust fonts, highlight passages, and even listen to the audiobook version if that's your preferred method. Don't have access to Libby? Visit the LCPL and sign up today!

Remember, the beauty of Big Library Read lies in the shared experience. So, don't hesitate to spread the word, invite your friends, family, and fellow book club members to join in this literary extravaganza. Together, let's celebrate the power of storytelling and the joy of reading.

As the virtual curtain rises on next month's Big Library Read, "A Very Typical Family" promises to take us on an unforgettable journey. So, grab your favorite reading spot, pour a cup of tea, and lose yourself in the pages of this remarkable novel. Let the characters speak to you

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