Classic Book Group
Program Type:Book Discussion Group
Read and discuss Passing by Nella Larsen. Copies are available at the Checkout Desk or through a Curbside Pickup appointment. Digital editions may be available from Libby or Hoopla.
Irene Redfield is living an affluent life with her husband and children in the thriving African American enclave of Harlem in the 1920s--until she runs into her childhood friend, Clare Kendry. Clare has been passing for a white woman, married to a racist man who does not know about his wife's real identity.