Join Our ESSENCE Book Club Twitter Chat

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Read our pick this month, Kimberla Lawson Roby's novel The Perfect Marriage, and get ready for a Twitter chat with the novelist.

The ESSENCE Book Club is back!

Every month ESSENCE Books Editor Patrik Henry Bass will chat with your favorite authors on Twitter, @essencemag (hashtag #ESSENCEBooks). Up first? THE PERFECT MARRIAGE, by Kimberla Lawson Roby. Here the's story: Denise and Derrek Shaw are the perfect American couple. Happily married for 15 years, they have a wonderful daughter, successful careers, and a beautiful house. They also have a shocking secret: a dangerous addiction to drugs. Join our Twitter chat with Roby on February 8 at 7 p.m. ET.

And here's an excerpt:

Intrigued? Then get to reading! 

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