“Our worst fear…

“Our worst fear isn’t the end of life but the end of memories.” – Tom Rachman, The Imperfectionists

An English newspaper based in Rome that has been around for 50+ years is at the end of the line. With hopes to keep it going, the owner’s grandson comes in trying to salvage it (not to mention that he has never read the paper before).

Each of the chapters is about an individual that either works at the paper or is somehow involved in the newspaper world.

Continue reading for a brief overview of each character (some may be spoilers)…

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September Book Club


The Imperfectionists is set in Rome & is focused on the lives of various news reporters, executives, copy editors, and a reader of an English language newspaper. The cool part is that each chapter is a story of its own on one individual but also ties back to the book as a whole.

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