September Book Discussions

Stop by the Adult Services Desk at the Main Library (Harnish) to pick up your copies today!

* Book Clubbers
Meets the first Thursday of each month.
Thursday, September 4th @ 7pm (Harnish)

One Thousand White Women
by Jim Fergus

A secret government programs seeks white women to marry Cheyenne Indians to help assimilate them into white society.  Mary Dodd, condemned to a mental asylum by her family, volunteers for the program because she believes this is the only way she can achieve freedom.

 

* Spine-crackers
Meets the first Friday of each month
Friday, September 5th @ 10am (Harnish)

Keepsake
by Kristina Riggle

Two sisters raised by a hoarder, deal with old hurts and resentments and the very different paths their lives have taken.  Topics addressed included hoarding and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD).  Feel the real emotional power and compassion about families and their baggage.

 

* Bookalicious – For adults who enjoy reading YA Literature.
Meets the second Monday of each month at the Village Vintner Winery & Brewery. 
Monday, September 8th @ 7pm (Village Vintner)

Shadow and Bone
by Leigh Bardugo

Orphaned by the Border Wars, Alina Starkov is taken from obscurity and her only friend, Mal, to become the protegé of the mysterious Darkling, who trains her to join the magical elite in the belief that she is the Sun Summoner, who can destroy the monsters of the Fold.

 

Classics Book Club
Meets the third Wednesday of each month.
Wednesday, September 17th @ 7pm (Harnish)

Sons and Lovers
by D. H. Lawrence

Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all time, this semi-autobiographical novel by D.H. Lawrence shows the destructive power of love.

 

 

Nite Readers
Meets the third Thursday of the month.
Thursday, September 18th @ 7pm

The Humans: A Novel
by Matt Haig

Regarding humans unfavorably upon arriving on Earth, a reluctant extraterrestrial assumes the identity of a Cambridge mathematician before realizing that there is more to the human race than he suspected.

 

 

* Indicates book clubs that are lead by a librarian.

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