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Book Club: Normal People

Connect International Event

Date: Thursday 11 July 2019 at 20:00 hrs

Location: TBA

Members Price: Free!

Non-Members Price: Free!


The book: "Normal People" by Sally Rooney.

Normal People is the second novel by Irish author Sally Rooney. The novel is about the complex friendship and relationship between two teenagers, Connell and Marianne, who both attend the same secondary school in County Sligo, and later Trinity College Dublin. It is set during the 2000s downturn period. 

The novel was longlisted for the 2018 Man Booker Prize. It was voted as the 2018 Waterstones' Book of the Year and won 'Best Novel' at the 2018 Costa Book Awards. In 2019, it was longlisted for the Women’s Prize for fiction.

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