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Adult Book Discussions

This is a tentative list and schedule for the Friends of the Library Book Discussion. Friends of the Library have purchased 11 copies for checkout from the Library of "Death on Pleasant Street" by Giles Fowler. This is the first book for discussion on Tuesday, September 24 at 6pm. The author will be the Friends Annual Meeting speaker on Thursday, October 10. 5 of the 6 books had to be purchased from the publisher (instead of a book jobber) and will arrive after Labor Day, September 2. We will call past discussion participants and anyone else interested. You may reserve a set of the books now. If you have questions contact Library Director Glenda Hunt or Friends of the Library President Bess Mercer.

2013-2014 Book Discussion Schedule:
Sept. 24“Death on Pleasant Street” by Giles Fowler, Discussion Leader: Jason Haxton
Oct. 22“Free Man of Color” by Barbara Hambly, Discussion Leader: Alanna Preussner
Nov. 19*“Ape House” by Sara Gruen, Discussion Leader: Mark Laughlin
Dec.No book discussion
Jan. 28, 2014“Crossroads of Freedom: Antietam” by James McPherson, Discussion Leader: Mark Hanley
Feb. 25, 2014"Tell the Wolves I'm Home" by Carol Rifka Brunt, Discussion Leader: Mary Craig
Mar. 25, 2014“Man in the Blue Moon” by Michael Morris, Discussion Leader: Joyce Otten
Apr. 22, 2014“Beyond Religion: Ethics for a Whole World” by Dalai Lama, Discussion Leader: Steve Wynn

*Note this is the 3rd Tuesday night instead of the 4th

Sets of books may be purchased for $ at the Library or you may obtain your own copies. The Library has 2 copies of each title available for check out. "Ape House" was obtained from another library for $1 each to help keep costs down.