The adventures of Una Spenser who went to sea disguised as a cabin boy. Shipwrecked, she marries one of the survivors, then falls in love with Captain Ahab, a man obsessed with a white whale. She becomes involved in fighting slavery and in women's rights.
The afternoon book group meets in the Reference Room on the Second Floor of the Library.
Next month's selection is "What the eyes don't see" by Mona Hanna-Attisha.