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Club Book presents Charlotte Rogan

Architect-turned-author Charlotte Rogan made waves on the literary scene with the publication ofThe Lifeboat, a tense and haunting survival story set at sea at the outset of World War I. Stranded on an overcrowded lifeboat with few provisions and little chance of immediate rescue, survivors of the mysterious sinking of an ocean liner grapple with life-and-death decisions. Rogan’s debut hit numerous bestseller lists and put Rogan in contention for several major literary awards. The Lifeboat has been translated into more than 25 languages, and is currently being adapted into a major motion picture produced by and starring Anne Hathaway. Rogan’s second novel, Now and Again, hit shelves in April. Hailed by The Huffington Post as “just as harrowing, and even more complex,” it centers on an unassuming secretary who stumbles across proof of a massive corporate conspiracy.


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Event date: 
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Chanhassen Public Library
7711 Kerber Blvd
Chanhassen, MN 55317
Now and Again Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316380935
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Little Brown and Company - April 5th, 2016

The Lifeboat Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316185912
Availability: Not in Our Store - Available to Order
Published: Reagan Arthur Books - January 8th, 2013