Fiction Old and New book group "The Hopefuls" by Jennifer Close

The Fiction Old and New book group will be discussing "The Hopefuls" by Jennifer Close, DB 85096 on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 9:00 p.m. eastern time, 6:00 p.m. pacific time in the Book Nook Room of the Accessible World site,

In this time of the upcoming Presidential election, join the Fiction Old and New book group to discuss "The Hopefuls" by Jennifer Close, a humorous story of life set in the political world of the Obama Administration. Beth, a reluctant political spouse is married to Matt, a lawyer who works as an Advance Man. They become friendly with Jimmy, a charismatic politician and his Southern belle wife Ash. The BARD annotation is below.

Sherry Wells
Michelle Bernstein

Here is the annotation:

The hopefuls: a novel DB 85096
Close, Jennifer. Reading time 11 hours, 35 minutes.
Read by Jorjeana Marie. A production of the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress.
Subjects: Humor ; Political Fiction
Description: Beth Kelly is not enthusiastic about the move from New York to Washington, D. C., but wants to support her husband's aspirations to a career in politics. The couple become friends with Ash Dillon and her charismatic husband, Jimmy, whose political star seems to be on the rise. Unrated. Commercial audiobook. 2016.