BYOBook: Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell

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BYOBook: Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell

November 16, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 –7:00pm to 9:00pm

Zoom event

Join us on Zoom to discuss Maggie O’Farrell’s “Hamnet: a Novel of the Plague Year.” An imagining of the lives and relationship between William and Agnes Shakespeare, and how their lives are forever changed by the plague, the death of their son, and William’s burgeoning talent.  Booklist says  “This striking and painfully lovely novel captures the very nature of grief” while Publisher’s Weekly opines “This is historical fiction at its best.”

Copies are available in the collection, including unlimited ebook and eaudio.

Reminders will be sent out the morning of the event, and that will include the Zoom details. Feel free to email Candice at if you need any assistance, or don’t have the Zoom link.

This event is open to the public.


November 16, 2021
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Iowa City Public Library
123 South Linn Street
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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