Set against an austere New England landscape, Edith Wharton’s classic novella explores the themes of loneliness, quiet desperation, and sexual desire through the life of Ethan Frome. Barely getting by with what his farm produces, Ethan’s life with his difficult, hypochondriac wife Zeena is barely tolerable.
Remember when you saw those popular books and thought, "I'll just add my name to the list..." only to find the list was 5 miles long? Now is the time to catch up on your reading with these books that were popular last fall:Fiction
The Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library will host the DC Free Summer Meals Program from Monday, July 8 to Friday, Aug. 16.Free lunches will be served, Monday through Friday from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. for ages 18 and younger. No ID or registration is required.
We have children’s books, books in Spanish and other foreign languages and a wide selection of fiction and non-fiction books as well as DVDs and CDs. Join us on Saturday, June 29 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.!