Adults

  • Mystery Book Club Title for February
    Mystery Book Club Title for February
    January 24, 2019 by
    February 21, 6:30 pm at Killingworth Library. Join us as we discuss In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware. What should be a cozy and fun-filled weekend deep in the English countryside takes a sinister turn in Ruth Ware’s suspenseful, compulsive, and darkly twisted psychological thriller. […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Club - Feb Meeting Cancelled
    Tuesday Book Club – Feb Meeting Cancelled
    January 18, 2019 by
    The 2/12 book club meeting has been cancelled due to the weather.  We will be discussing the February book during our March meeting: Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Grann.   The subtitle of this nonfiction work, “The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI” sets […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club Title for January
    Mystery Book Club Title for January
    December 26, 2018 by
    Thursday, January 17, 6:30 p.m. at the library.  Join us as we discuss The Wicked Boy by Kate Summerscale. “In the summer of 1895, Robert Coombes (age 13) and his brother Nattie (age 12) were seen spending lavishly around the docklands of East London — for ten […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Club Title
    Tuesday Book Club Title
    November 16, 2018 by
    SPECIAL LOCATION FOR DECEMBER’S MEETING! Join us as we discuss The Residence by Kate Andersen Brower. An intimate account of  White House service staff, it covers the Kennedy presidency through that of Barack Obama. Its voices are those of  maids and butlers, florists, engineers, and of course […]...
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  • The Mystery Book Club Title for December
    The Mystery Book Club Title for December
    November 16, 2018 by
    SPECIAL LOCATION FOR DECEMBER’S MEETING! Join us as we discuss Still Life by Louise Penny, and November’s title, Since We Fell by Dennis LeHane. Please note the details of this special holiday gathering: the discussion will be held on Thursday, December 20th at 6:30, at the Barrel […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Club
    Tuesday Book Club
    October 13, 2018 by
    Tuesday, November 13,  1:00 pm at the Killingworth Library.  Join us as we discuss An Odyssey: A Father, A son, and An Epic by Daniel Mendelson.  New York Times Book Review: “The father and son in the title of this many-layered memoir are not only the writer […]...
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  • The Mystery Book Club Title for November
    The Mystery Book Club Title for November
    September 21, 2018 by
    Thursday, November 15, 6:30 pm at Killingworth Library. Join us as we discuss Since We Fell by Dennis Lehane. This novel follows Rachel Childs, a former journalist who, after an on-air mental breakdown, now lives as a virtual shut-in. In all other respects, however, she enjoys an […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Club
    Tuesday Book Club
    September 18, 2018 by
    Tuesday, October 9, 1:00 pm  at Killingworth Library. Join us as we discuss The Only Girl in the World: a Memoir by Maude Julien. The author was raised in isolation by a tyrant of a father determined to make her a super woman capable of surviving a […]...
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  • The Mystery Book Club Title for September
    The Mystery Book Club Title for September
    August 20, 2018 by
    Thursday, Sept 20 at 6:30 p.m.  Join us as we discuss He Said, She Said by Erin Kelly. “In the summer of 1999, Kit and Laura travel to a festival in Cornwall to see a total eclipse of the sun. Kit is an eclipse chaser; Laura has […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Club
    Tuesday Book Club
    August 10, 2018 by
    Tuesday, September 11 at 1:00 pm at Killingworth Library.  Join us as we discuss The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon. The novel’s main character, Christopher, is a 15 year old who solves the murder of a neighbor’s dog and finds his […]...
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  • The Mystery Book Club Title for August
    The Mystery Book Club Title for August
    July 20, 2018 by
    Thursday, August 16, 6:30 pm at Killingworth Library. Join us as we discuss Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less by Jeffrey Archer. “The conned: an Oxford don, a revered society physician, a chic French art dealer, and a charming English lord. They have one thing […]...
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  • 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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