Archive for the Adult Programs Category

Mystery Book Club Title for January

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 for February

Tuesday, February 12, 1:00 pm at the library. Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Grann is the nonfiction work to be discussed at the February meeting of the The Killingworth Library Tuesday Book Discussion Group. The subtitle “The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI” […]

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Tuesday Book Club Title

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

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, 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

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, 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

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, 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

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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