Adults

  • Strangers In Their Own Land
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    April 16, 2018 by
    Tuesday, May 8, at 1:00p.m. Join us as we discuss Strangers in Their Own Land by Berkeley-based sociologist Arlie Russell Hochschild. The book’s two subtitles, “Anger and Mourning on the American Right” and “A Journey to the Heart of Our Political Divide,” are the product of the […]...
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  • And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
    Mystery Book Club
    March 19, 2018 by
    Thursday, April 19, at 6:30 p.m. Join us as we discuss And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!...
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  • The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    March 19, 2018 by
    Tuesday, April 10, at 1:00 p.m. We will be doing double duty this month! Join us as we discuss The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen, as well as the March selection, Born a Crime, by Trevor Noah (hopefully we will be done with snow related cancellations by […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    January 20, 2018 by
    Thursday, February 15th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss Anonymous Sources by Mary Louise Kelly. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!...
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    January 10, 2018 by
    Tuesday, February 13th at 1:00pm. Join us as we discuss Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng. The setting is a quiet “All-American” town in Ohio, the time, 1977. The daughter of an Asian American father and a white mother is found at the bottom of […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    December 22, 2017 by
    Thursday, January 18th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss The Do-Right by Lisa Sandlin. Extra copies available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!...
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    December 14, 2017 by
    Tuesday, January 9th, 1:00pm. “The Underground Railroad” by Colson Whitehead is the Pulitzer Prize winning novel being discussed at the January meeting of the Killingworth Library Tuesday Book Discussion Group. What we understand as a web of committed souls helping slaves escape to freedom, Whitehead transforms into […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    November 17, 2017 by
    Thursday, December 21st at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss Lonely Silver Rain by John D. MacDonald. Extra copies available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!...
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    November 16, 2017 by
    Tuesday, December 12th at 12:30pm at The Tea Kettle in Old Saybrook (see below for details). “The Rules of Civility” by Amor Towles is the novel to be discussed at the December 12th meeting of the Library Tuesday Book Discussion Group. New York Times reviewer  Liesl Schillinger […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    October 21, 2017 by
    Thursday, November 16th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena. Extra copies available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!...
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    October 11, 2017 by
    Tuesday, November 14th at 1:00pm. Join us as we discuss The Street by Anne Petry. The novel relates the relentless struggle of a single black mother trying to raise her son on the unforgiving Harlem streets of the early forties. The author was a native of Old […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    September 23, 2017 by
    Thursday, October 19th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss The Modigliani Scandal by Ken Follett. “A fabulous “lost masterpiece” becomes the ultimate prize—for an art historian whose ambition consumes everyone around her, an angry young painter with a plan for revenge on the art establishment, and […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    September 13, 2017 by
    Tuesday, October 10th at 1:00pm. Join us as we discuss Exit West by Mohsin Hamid. Extra copies available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!...
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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    August 18, 2017 by
    Thursday, September 21st at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss The Secret Speech by Tom Rob Smith. Extra copies are available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!...
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    August 8, 2017 by
    Tuesday, September 12th at 1:00pm. Join us as we discuss “Mink River” by Brian Doyle. The inhabitants of a fictional coastal town in Oregon are the heart of this story which also possesses a touch of the magical in the form of a wise crow and a […]...
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