Archive for the Book Clubs Category

The October Mystery Club Book

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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Tuesday Book Club Title for October

Tuesday, October 13, 1:00 – 2:00 pm.  Join us as we discuss Stolen: Five Free Boys Kidnapped Into Slavery and Their Astonishing Odyssey Home by Richard Bell. Meticulously researched, this is the true story of an 1825 kidnapping from the streets of  Philadelphia. Less known than the […]

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The Mystery Book Club’s Selection for September

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

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

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:

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

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

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 . .

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!

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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