Adults

  • 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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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    July 21, 2017 by
    Thursday, August 17th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss Inherit the Bones by Emily Littlejohn. Extra copies are available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome....
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    July 12, 2017 by
    Tuesday, August 8th at 1:00pm. “River of Doubt” by Candice Millard is the nonfiction book to be discussed at the August meeting of the Killingworth Library Tuesday Book Discussion Group. It tells of the extraordinary journey of Teddy Roosevelt and his son Kermit down an uncharted Amazon […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    June 16, 2017 by
    Thursday, July 20th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss March Violets by Philip Kerr. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!...
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  • Tuesday Book Discussion
    Tuesday Book Discussion
    June 16, 2017 by
    Tuesday, July 11th at 1:oopm. Join us as we discuss Judas by Amos Oz. Winner of the 2015 International Literature Prize, it is a coming of age tale, a love story, and as one critic describes it “ an illuminating perspective on the state of Israel and […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    May 19, 2017 by
    Thursday, June 15th at 6:30pm. Join us as we discuss Child 44 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
    May 18, 2017 by
    Tuesday, June 13th at 1:00pm. Join us as we discuss The Leopard by Giuseppe di Lampedusa. Set in 1860s Sicily, it follows the life of Prince Fabrizio de Salinas, referred to simply as the Prince. Salinas is painfully aware of the winds of change swirling around him, […]...
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