Book Clubs

  • The August Mystery Book Club Selection
    The August Mystery Book Club Selection
    July 18, 2021 by
    Thursday, August 19, 6:30 – 7:30 pm. Join us as we discuss The Lost Man by Jane Harper. Brothers Nathan and Bub Bright meet for the first time in months at the remote fence line separating their cattle ranches in the lonely outback.  Their third brother, Cameron, […]...
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  • The Tuesday Book Club Selection for August
    The Tuesday Book Club Selection for August
    July 18, 2021 by
    1:00 pm August 10, at the Library. Join us as we discuss The Engineer’s Wife by Tracey Enerson Wood. Emily Warren Roebling is the wife of the chief engineer for the Brooklyn Bridge. When her husband suffers the bends from his underwater work on the structure, she […]...
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  • The Tuesday Book Club Selection for July
    The Tuesday Book Club Selection for July
    July 5, 2021 by
    July 13 at 1:00 pm. Join us as we discuss A Woman of No Importance: the Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II by Sonia Purnell. Virginia Hall was sent by the British as a Special Operations Executive Agent to  southern France […]...
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  • July's Mystery Book Club Selection
    July’s Mystery Book Club Selection
    July 5, 2021 by
    July 15, 6:30 pm. Join us as we discuss The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides. “The Silent Patient is a shocking psychological thriller of a woman’s act of violence against her husband―and of the therapist obsessed with uncovering her motive.  Alicia Berenson’s life is seemingly perfect. A famous painter […]...
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  • June's Mystery Book Club Title
    June’s Mystery Book Club Title
    May 30, 2021 by
    Thursday June 17, 6:30 – 7:30 pm. Join us as we discuss The Darkest Evening by Ann Cleeves: “On the first snowy night of winter, Detective Inspector Vera Stanhope sets off for her home in the hills. Though the road is familiar, she misses a turn and […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Club
    Tuesday Book Club
    May 30, 2021 by
    Tuesday, June 8, from 1:00 – 2:00 pm. READER’S CHOICE – June’s meeting is a chance to share! Come talk about a title that you read recently, or just sit in to get some great recommendations. Meeting location to be announced....
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  • Mystery Book Club Selection for May
    Mystery Book Club Selection for May
    April 16, 2021 by
    Destroyer Angel by Nevada Barr was reviewed on Thursday, May 20, 2021. The ratings were varied and the book ended up being rated a 2.5.  The novel centered on strong, capable women and the relationships of daughters and mothers in a stressful situation....
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  • Tuesday Book Club Pick For May
    Tuesday Book Club Pick For May
    April 16, 2021 by
    May 11, from 1 – 2 pm.  Join us as we discuss American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk.  Details about meeting location coming soon!...
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  • The Mystery Book Club Selection for April
    The Mystery Book Club Selection for April
    March 26, 2021 by
    Wasted by Sue Grafton was reviewed on Thursday, April 15, 2021. There was quite a lot of discussion about the book.  Everyone thought that the homeless were the real story and we had a rich discussion around that subject.  We rated the book 3.4.    ...
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  • The Tuesday Book Club Selection for April
    The Tuesday Book Club Selection for April
    March 12, 2021 by
    April 13, 1 – 2 pm “Beartown” by Fredrik Backman is the novel to be discussed at the April 13th meeting of the Library Tuesday Book Discussion Group. The book’s setting is a small dying town surrounded by forest. But Beartown’s junior hockey team is on the […]...
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  • The Mystery Book Club Selection for March
    The Mystery Book Club Selection for March
    February 20, 2021 by
    Plum Island by Nelson DeMille was reviewed on Thursday, March 18. There was quite a lot of discussion about the book (mostly disappointment) and it was rated a 3.3.  The concerns were the the character of the detective and the disjointment of the story.  The book had […]...
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  • The Tuesday Book Club Selection for March
    The Tuesday Book Club Selection for March
    February 15, 2021 by
    Tuesday, March 9 at 1:00 pm. Join us as we discuss The Worst Hard Time: the Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl by Timothy Egan. Winner of the National Book Award for Nonfiction, the book describes the man-made ecological disaster that hit […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club selection for February
    Mystery Book Club selection for February
    January 22, 2021 by
    The Keeper of Lost Causes by Jussi Adler-Olsen Reviewed Thursday, February 18,          We totally enjoyed The Keeper of Lost Causes by Jussi Adler-Olsen.  The discussion was very interesting and the consensus was  this was an Author worth reading more of his books.  We rated […]...
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  • The Tuesday Book Club Selection for February, 2021
    The Tuesday Book Club Selection for February, 2021
    January 14, 2021 by
    Tuesday, February 09 from 1:00 – 2:00 pm. Join us as we discuss The Education of an Idealist: a Memoir by Samantha Power. This is the story of an Irish immigrant brought up in Pittsburgh and Atlanta, becoming a journalist and witnessing the genocide in Bosnia, and […]...
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  • The Mystery Book Club Selection for January 2021
    The Mystery Book Club Selection for January 2021
    December 19, 2020 by
    The Redeemer by Jo Nesbo was discussed January 21, 2021.      Nesbo’s stories are always beautifully written, sometimes wordy and often involving Oslo in the winter featuring Harry Hole, brrr.  We rated the book 4.0.   Shots ring out at a Salvation Army Christmas concert in Oslo, […]...
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