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Southwest Book Club Meets April 15

defending jacob.jpeg Join the Southwest Book Club this month to discuss the legal thriller, Defending Jacob by award-winning author William Landay. When his 14 -year- old son is charged with murder, assistant district attorney Andy Barber is torn between loyalty and justice as facts come to light that lead him to question how well he knows his son. Named one of the best books of the year.

Anyone age 18 or older is welcome to attend. The book club meets monthly at the Southwest Branch Library. No registration needed. For more information, please call 407.835.7323 or email southwest@ocls.info.

Tuesday, April 15
7:00 p.m.
Library Meeting Room

Discussion Questions
If you are unable to attend the meeting or you would like to join our discussion, you can share your thoughts or respond to the discussion questions below. Simply click "Comments" located at the bottom of this post. Join the discussion!

1. What was the most damning piece of evidence against Jacob? Was there anything that you felt exonerated him?

2. How does gender play into the narrative?

3. Is Andy a good father? Why or why not?

4. How do modern science and technology figure into the story?

Discussion questions obtained at litlovers.com and Novelist Plus.

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