Adults

  • Tuesday Book Club
    Tuesday Book Club
    July 12, 2018 by
    Tuesday, August 14 at 1:00 pm at Killingworth library. Join us as we discuss Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!...
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  • July's Mystery Title
    July’s Mystery Title
    June 22, 2018 by
    Thursday, July 19, 6:30 pm at KLA. Join us as we discuss Open Season by C. J. Box. “Joe Pickett is the new game warden in Twelve Sleep, Wyoming, a town where nearly everyone hunts and the game warden—especially one like Joe who won’t take bribes or […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Club
    Tuesday Book Club
    June 13, 2018 by
    Tuesday, July 10, 1:00 – 2:30 pm.  The memoir “Bettyville” by George Hodgman is the selection for the July meeting of the Killingworth Library Tuesday Book Discussion Group.  The author leaves Manhattan to return to his childhood home in Paris, Missouri. His mission is to spend time with […]...
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  • June's Mystery Title
    June’s Mystery Title
    May 18, 2018 by
    Thursday, June 21, at 6:30 pm (not June 28) Celebrate the first day of summer by joining us as we discuss Invisible City by Julia Dahl. “Just months after Rebekah Roberts was born, her mother, an Hasidic Jew from Brooklyn, abandoned her Christian boyfriend and newborn baby to […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    May 9, 2018 by
    Tuesday, June 12, at 1:00 pm.  Join us as we discuss The Space Between Us by Thrity Umrigar. It is the story of two women, one servant to the other, in modern day Bombay (Mumbai). Middle class Sera finds herself in constant turmoil as she seeks to […]...
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  • Jo Nesbo The Leopard
    The Leopard by Jo Nesbo
    April 16, 2018 by
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  • 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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