The Book Club has room for more members!
If you enjoy book discussions with others who love reading, come and join us on the second Monday of the month (unless otherwise specified) at the Holland Landing branch from 7 – 9 pm. The discussion is facilitated by Barry Dempster. Call the Library to register, or drop in. Upcoming titles and discussion dates are announced here.
Upcoming Meeting – Lincoln and the Bardo – September 11
By George Saunders
The captivating first novel by the best-selling National Book Award nominee George Saunders, about Abraham Lincoln and the death of his eleven year old son, Willie, at the dawn of the Civil War. Set over the course of that one night and populated by ghosts of the recently passed and the long dead, Lincoln and the Bardo is a thrilling exploration of death, grief, and the powers of good and evil.
2017 Meeting Dates and Times
|Monday, January 9||Nutshell - Ian McEwan|
|Monday, February 6||Do Not Say We Have Nothing - Madeleine Thien|
|Monday, March 13||Commonwealth - Ann Patchett|
|Monday, April 10||A Permanent Member of the Family - Russell Banks|
|Monday, May 8||Sympathizer - Viet Thanh Nguyen|
|Monday, June 12||Doubter's Almanac - Ethan Canin|
|Monday, July 10||Mister Monkey - Francine Prose|
|Monday, August 14||Books for Living - Will Schwalbe|
|Monday, September 11||Lincoln and the Bardo - George Saunders|
|Monday, October 17||Behold the Dreamers - Imbolo Mbue|
|Monday, November 13||The Naturalist - Alissa York|
|Monday, December 11||TBA|