February, 9 2023 | 6:00 pm
134 Park Central Square, Suite 120 Springfield, Missouri 65807
Join Downtown Springfield and the Springfield-Greene County Library District every second Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. for the Downtown Book Club.
February’s read is One to Watch
by Kate Stayman-London. Bea Schumacher is a devastatingly stylish plus-size fashion blogger who has amazing friends, a devoted family, legions of Insta followers–and a massively broken heart. Like the rest of America, Bea indulges in her weekly obsession: the hit reality show Main Squeeze
. Just when Bea has sworn off dating altogether, she gets an intriguing call: Main Squeeze
wants her to be its next star, surrounded by men vying for her affections. Bea agrees, on one condition–under no circumstances will she actually fall in love. She’s in this to supercharge her career, subvert harmful anti-fat beauty standards, inspire women across America and get a free hot air balloon ride. That’s it. Learn more at itsalldowntown.com/bookclub