Book Discussion

This month's pick is "The Exiles" by Christina Baker Kline. Books are available for check out at the circulation desk. "A powerful, emotionally resonant novel that captures the hardship, oppression, opportunity and hope of four women’s lives—three English convicts and an orphaned Aboriginal girl—in nineteenth-century Australia." (christinabakerkline.com)

By |2021-11-09T12:32:35-05:00December 21st, 2021||0 Comments

Book Discussion

This month's pick is "Three Things About Elsie" by Joanna Cannon. Books are available for check out at the adult circulation desk. "84-year-old Florence has fallen in her flat at Cherry Tree Home for the Elderly. As she waits to be rescued, Florence wonders if a terrible secret from her past is about to come [...]

By |2021-11-09T12:33:45-05:00November 16th, 2021||0 Comments

Book Discussion

This month's pick is "Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine" by Gail Honeyman. Copies are available for check out at the circulation desk. "Smart, warm, uplifting, Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine is the story of an out-of-the-ordinary heroine whose deadpan weirdness and unconscious wit make for an irresistible journey as she realizes. . ." (goodreads.com)

By |2021-11-09T12:35:43-05:00October 19th, 2021||0 Comments

Book Discussion

Book to be discussed is Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout. Books available for checkout. ​Summary: Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Olive Kitteridge offers profound insights into the human condition – its conflicts, its tragedies and joys, and the endurance it requires. (Taken from Goodreads)

By |2021-11-09T12:36:36-05:00September 23rd, 2021||0 Comments

March Book Discussion

Join us this month to discuss "Snow Flower and the Secret Fan" by Lisa See. "A language kept a secret for a thousand years forms the backdrop for an unforgettable novel of two Chinese women whose friendship and love sustains them through their lives." (lisasee.com)

By |2020-02-10T15:54:56-05:00March 10th, 2020||0 Comments

February Book Discussion

This month's pick is "The Woman Next Door" by Yewande Omotoso. Copies are available at the circulation desk. "Hortensia James and Marion Agostino are neighbours. One is black, one white. Both are successful women with impressive careers. Both have recently been widowed. And both are sworn enemies, sharing hedge and hostility which they prune with [...]

By |2020-01-09T12:17:12-05:00February 11th, 2020||0 Comments
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