Tuesday Book Club

  • Tuesday Book Club Selection for December
    Tuesday Book Club Selection for December
    November 1, 2020 by
    Tuesday, December 8 from 1:00 – 2:00 pm. Join us as we discuss The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson. This group will be meeting via Zoom. If you are interested in joining the group, please email the library at mail@killingworthlibrary.org. The story revolves […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Club Title for November
    Tuesday Book Club Title for November
    October 25, 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • November's Tuesday Book Club
    November’s Tuesday Book Club
    October 14, 2019 by
    Tuesday, November 12, 1:00 pm at the library. Join us as we discuss A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!...
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  • Tuesday Book Club Selection for September
    Tuesday Book Club Selection for September
    August 23, 2019 by
    Tuesday September 10 at 1:00 pm. Join us as we discuss “Waking Lions” by Israeli writer Ayelet Gundar-Goshen. Described in the New York Times as “…part psychological thriller, part morality play” it was listed as a NYT Notable Book of 2017. The story begins when a highly […]...
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  • Tuesday Book Title for August
    Tuesday Book Title for August
    July 26, 2019 by
      1:00 pm, August 13, at the library.  Join us as we discuss The Library Book by Susan Orlean. It is a full banquet of delight for library lovers everywhere. The book is constructed around the investigation into the devastating Los Angeles Public Library fire in 1986 […]...
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Wednesday: 10 A.M. - 4 P.M.
Saturday: 10 A.M. - 1 P.M.
Sunday: Closed
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