Rules of Civility: A Novel
Title: Rules of Civility: A Novel
Author: Amor Towles
A chance encounter with a handsome banker in a Greenwich Village jazz bar on New Year’s Eve 1938 catapults witty Wall Street secretary Katey Kontent into the upper echelons of New York society, where she befriends a shy multi-millionaire, an Upper East Side ne’er-do-well and a single-minded widow.
Recommended by Meredith at Byron
Unabridged, 10 CDs, 11 1/2 hours
Read by Rebecca Lowman
A sophisticated and entertaining debut novel about an irresistible young woman with outsized dreams.