Book Clubs

  • The November Mystery Book Club Selection
    The November Mystery Book Club Selection
    October 16, 2020 by
    Thursday, November 19, at 6:30 pm. Join us as we discuss Hercule Poirot’s Christmas: a Hercule Poirot Mystery by Agatha Christie.  Christmas Eve, and the Lee family’s reunion is shattered by a deafening crash of furniture and a high-pitched wailing scream. Upstairs, the tyrannical Simeon Lee lies […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Club Title for November
    Tuesday Book Club Title for November
    October 16, 2020 by
    Tuesday, November 10, 1:00 – 2:00 pm.  Join us as we discuss the classic novel 1984 by George Orwell. First published in 1949, it was modeled on Stalinist Russia. Depicting how political, economic, and social frameworks can become malicious and harmful to the people they supposedly serve, […]...
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  • The October Mystery Club Book
    The October Mystery Club Book
    September 18, 2020 by
    Thursday October 15, 6:30 – 7:30 pm Join us as we discuss The Distant Echo by Val McDermid. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk. Details about our October meeting coming soon!...
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  • The Mystery Book Club's Selection for September
    The Mystery Book Club’s Selection for September
    August 13, 2020 by
    Thursday, September 17, 6:30 – 7:30 pm.  Join us as we discuss The Scarecrow by Michael Connelly. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk.  Further details about our September meeting coming soon!...
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  • Tuesday Book Club Pick for September
    Tuesday Book Club Pick for September
    August 13, 2020 by
    September 8 at 1:00 pm. Join us as we discuss Less by Andrew Sean Greer, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 2018. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk.  Further details about our September meeting coming soon!...
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  • The Tuesday Book Club Pick for August
    The Tuesday Book Club Pick for August
    August 1, 2020 by
    Our Tuesday Book Discussion has gone virtual! Meet up on Zoom as we discuss Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate. A reminder: the August meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 12 at 1:00pm due to the Tuesday primary. This historical novel is based on the […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club Title for August:
    Mystery Book Club Title for August:
    August 1, 2020 by
    Our Mystery Book Club has gone virtual! Meet up on Zoom as we discuss The Tooth Tattoo by Peter Lovesey. “Ingenious . . . Lovers of good music and a good mystery should not miss this delightful tale.” —Washington Post Book World If you are interested in attending […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club Title for July:  Fallout by Sara Paretsky
    Mystery Book Club Title for July: Fallout by Sara Paretsky
    June 25, 2020 by
    Zooming on July 16: A small Midwestern town is way outside VI Warshawski’s comfort zone, but in Fallout, the detective spends a month in Lawrence, Kansas, where author Sara Paretsky grew up. At loose ends – her lover is in Switzerland while her beloved cranky neighbor, Mr. […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Club Title for July
    Tuesday Book Club Title for July
    May 31, 2020 by
    Next Meeting:  Tuesday July 14 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 July meeting. It will be held at the usual time of 1:00. You will receive an […]...
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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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