Night Owls -Join us for a library-hosted, volunteer-led discussion group. Please come with your suggestions for possible future selections. New members are always welcome! The Night Owls will be taking a winter hiatus, starting again in April.
April 2, 2019 – White Chrysanthemum by Mary Lynn Bracht
May 7, 2019 - Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan
June 4, 2019 - The Maze at Windermere by Gregory Blake Smith
July 2, 2019 - Varina by Charles Frazier
August 6, 2019 - Where the Past Begins by Amy Tan
September 3, 2019 - The 100-year-old man who climbed out the window and disappeared by Jonas Jonasson
October 1, 2019 - I Contain Multitudes by Ed Yong
November 5, 2019 - Stay with me by Ayobami Adebayo
December 3, 2019 - Bring Your Own Book Discussion
Thursday, 1:30 p.m.—Lower Level
Mar. 7, 2019 Girl Unknown Karen Perry
A professor's marriage and family begin to unravel when one of his students tells him that he might be her father.
Apr. 4, 2019 Born a Crime Trevor Noah
Noah's path from apartheid South Africa to the desk of The Daily Show began with a criminal act: his birth. As he struggles to find himself in a world where he was never supposed to exist, his mother is determined to save her son from the cycle of poverty, violence, and abuse that would ultimately threaten her own life.
May 2, 2019 Homegoing Yaa Gyasi
Two half-sisters, unknown to each other, are born into different villages in eighteenth-century Ghana and experience profoundly different lives and legacies throughout subsequent generations.
Jun. 6, 2019 The Ninth Hour Alice McDermott
A portrait of the Irish-American experience is presented through the story of an Irish immigrant's suicide and how it reverberates through innumerable lives in early twentieth-century Catholic Brooklyn.
Jul. 11, 2019 I Found You Lisa Jewell
Alice finds a man sitting on the beach outside her house. He has no idea how he got there. Lily has only been married for three weeks. When her husband fails to come home from work one night, the police tell her that her husband never existed. Both women must sort through the many secrets surrounding these men
Bishops Corner Branch
Fourth Tuesday, 10:00–11:00 a.m.
Senior Center at Bishops Corner
This Bishops Corner Senior Center discussion group is facilitated by library staff. Books are available at the Bishops Corner Library. Library Contact: Nancy Pedersen.