Book Keeping: A Reader's Community

Cathleen Schine


Questions and topics for discussion for Fin & Lady, an enchanting novel of a brother and sister who must form their own unconventional family in increasingly unconventional times.


This holiday season, why not give books to everyone on your list? We’ve combed through FSG’s shelves to find the perfect picks for every type of reader, from the sports fan to the wine-lover.


Fin taught himself to throw a curveball, although his school did not have a baseball team. His school did not have any teams. Teams were competitive, and competition was unhealthy and fostered anger.


Fin’s funeral suit was a year old, worn three times, already too small. He knew his mother was sick. He knew she went to the hospital to get treatments. He saw the dark blue lines and dots on her chest…