September’s Book is Necessary Lies, by Diane Chamberlain
Summary of the Book: It is 1960. Caring for her tenant family on a small tobacco farm in North Carolina after the loss of her parents, 15-year-old Ivy connects with novice social worker Jane. Jane strains her personal and professional relationships with her advocacy of Ivy’s family. Their dark secrets test Jane’s resolve against racial tensions and state-mandated sterilizations. A gripping story.
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