Book Clubs

  • Tuesday Book Club Title for July
    Tuesday Book Club Title for July
    May 31, 2020 by
    Next Meeting:  Tuesday June 9 at 1:00 pm via Zoom. Given the vagaries of our virus challenged existence, the Library’s Tuesday Book  Discussion Group is scheduling a zoom session for our June 9th meeting. It will be held at the usual time of 1:00. You will receive […]...
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  • Looking for a mystery? Available on Hoopla . .
    Looking for a mystery? Available on Hoopla . .
    May 15, 2020 by
    All of the titles below are currently available on Hoopla with no wait! The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle, by Stuart Turton, in both e-Book and e-audio The Snow Killer, by Ross Greenwood, e-Book Next Door, by Blake Pierce, e-Book Pieces of Her, by Karen Slaughter, […]...
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  • Running low on your Hoopla borrows? The Free Bonus Borrows program has been extended to May 31!
    Running low on your Hoopla borrows? The Free Bonus Borrows program has been extended to May 31!
    May 1, 2020 by
    You won’t find the current  #1 best seller, but typing in “bonus borrows” in the Hoopla search bar will reveal classics like the Count of Monte Cristo, Wuthering Heights, Howard’s End and Moby Dick for e-books, or Agatha Christie and H.G. Wells  on e-audio. Plus lots of  […]...
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  • May the 4th Be With You - Hoopla Offerings
    May the 4th Be With You – Hoopla Offerings
    May 1, 2020 by
    May 4th is Star Wars Day! You will be able to find a variety of eBooks, eAudiobooks and music titles on Hoopla for all ages to enjoy.  With Hoopla’s simultaneous use there is never any waiting so it will allow you to instantly discover your inner Jedi!...
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  • Hoopla Bonus Borrow:  Harry Potter & The Sorcerer's Stone
    Hoopla Bonus Borrow: Harry Potter & The Sorcerer’s Stone
    April 1, 2020 by
    Hoopla has announced that Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone will be instantly available on both eBook and audiobook until April 30th as part of the hoopla Bonus Borrows collection. All titles in the hoopla Bonus Borrows collection are complimentary to libraries and cost a hoopla patron zero borrows. The hoopla Bonus Borrows collection is here […]...
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  • While Our Tuesday Book Club Is On Hiatus, Why Not Try . .
    While Our Tuesday Book Club Is On Hiatus, Why Not Try . .
    March 11, 2020 by
    Funny, You don’t Look Autistic, by Michael McCreary.  Available online from March 23 – April 13, 2020. Introducing an e-book club with NO WAIT LIST.   This is part of a national initiative called the “Big Library Read” and is being offered to libraries nationwide by the parent […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club will not meet in March
    Mystery Book Club will not meet in March
    February 23, 2020 by
    The March meeting may be combined with the April meeting – Book Club Leader Sandy will advise; please check the website for updates. Join us as we discuss Robicheaux by James Lee Burke. Dave Robicheaux is a haunted man. From the acts he committed in Vietnam, to […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Club Selection for March
    Tuesday Book Club Selection for March
    February 11, 2020 by
    Tuesday, March 10, 1:00 – 2:30 pm at Killingworth Library.  Join us as we discuss The Source of Self-Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches and Meditation by Toni Morrison. The book opens with a tribute to the 9/11 victims and closes with a eulogy for writer and activist James […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club Selection for February
    Mystery Book Club Selection for February
    January 21, 2020 by
    Thursday, February 20, 6:30 – 8:00 pm at the library.  Join us as we discuss Agatha Christie’s The Murder of Roger Ackroyd. Roger Ackroyd knew too much. He knew that the woman he loved had poisoned her brutal first husband. He suspected also that someone had been […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Club Title for February
    Tuesday Book Club Title for February
    January 21, 2020 by
    Tuesday, February 11, 1 – 2 pm at Killingworth Library. Join us as we discuss Northland: a 4,000 Mile Journey Along America’s Forgotten Border by Porter Fox. The work describes Fox’s 4,000 mile adventure along our U.S./Canadian boundary with an appreciation for both the area’s history and […]...
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  • January's Mystery Book Club Title
    January’s Mystery Book Club Title
    December 20, 2019 by
    1/16/20 at the Killingworth Library, 6:30 – 8:00 pm Join us as we discuss Bottle Park by Joseph J. Bradley. Middleborough Detective Jake Waterfield is questioning his faith as he investigates murder, corruption, and the abuse of children at the hands of a Catholic priest.The unsolved murder […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Club Selection for January, 2020
    Tuesday Book Club Selection for January, 2020
    December 20, 2019 by
     “The Man Without a Face” by Masha Gessen is the nonfiction work to be discussed at the January 14th meeting of the Tuesday Book Discussion Group. Subtitled “The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin”, it traces the early life of Putin and his eventual rise to power.  One […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club Title for December
    Mystery Book Club Title for December
    November 29, 2019 by
    Thursday, December 19, 6:30 – 8 pm at the library.  Join us as we discuss Lethal White by Robert Galbraith. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!...
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  • December's Tuesday Book Club Title
    December’s Tuesday Book Club Title
    November 15, 2019 by
    December 10, 1- 3 pm at the library. Join us as we discuss The Dry by Jane Harper. The locale is a small Australian town suffering a prolonged drought. A multiple murder brings fear and consternation to a place already on the edge. The hatreds and suspicions […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club Title for November
    Mystery Book Club Title for November
    October 28, 2019 by
    Thursday, November 21, 6:30 – 8:00 pm at the library. Join us as we discuss Tell No One by Harlan Coben: For Dr. David Beck, the loss was shattering. And every day for the past eight years, he has relived the horror of what happened. The gleaming […]...
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