April Buttonwood Book Club

NOW YOU SEE US: a Novel by Balli Kaur Jaswal

Four Filipina women are hard workers and fast friends who face the realities of domestic work in Singapore.  The author's knack with rollicking conversations and fast-paced daily scenes of friendship, family, work conditions, and murder make this an easy, thoughtful read. Ridiculous, biased presumptions lead to outrageous accusations, betrayal, and pursuit. Restrictions on relationships, space, and free time flow across the page with candor and consequence. The threats, the friendships, the desire to endure could really happen anywhere, couldn't they?  All are welcome to join our discussion at the store on April 27 at 7p.m.  No need to have finished the book to attend!

Store Event Date: 
Thursday, April 27, 2023 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Buttonwood Books and Toys
747 Chief Justice Cushing Highway
Cohasset, MA
United States
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ISBN: 9780063161603
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: William Morrow - March 7th, 2023

Crazy Rich Asians meets The Help! From Reese’s Book Club veteran Balli Kaur Jaswal comes a wildly entertaining and sharply observed story of three women who work in the homes of Singapore’s elite, and band together to solve a murder mystery involving one of their own.