Book Club

Literature Lovers Book Club 

2nd Wednesday at 12:30 PM

 

 

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April 2019

 

 

 

The April book club selection will be The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto by Mitch Albom.

Books are available at the Desk.

 

A Spanish war orphan born in a burning church and raised by a blind guitar teacher, Frankie Presto was gifted with extraordinary musical abilities that shape not only his life but the lives of those around him. At nine years old, Frankie meets the love of his life, Aurora; that same day, civil war tears apart his home and he is sent to America, smuggled in the bottom of a boat with only guitar and six strings imbued with …

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March 2019

 

  • 2nd Wednesday at 12:30 PM

 

 

The March book club selection will be The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce..

 

 

Books are available at the Reception Desk.

 

 

 

A novel of unsentimental charm, humor, and profound insight into the thoughts and feelings we all bury deep within our hearts, The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry introduces Rachel Joyce as a wise – and utterly irresistible – storyteller.

 

Meet Harold Fry, recently retired. He lives in a small English village with his wife, Maureen, who seems irritated by almost everything …

 

 

 

 

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February 2019

 

February 13 @ 12:30 pm2:00 pm

The February book club selection will be The Aviator’s Wife by Melanie Benjamin.

 

 

Books are available at the Reception Desk.

 

In the spirit of Loving Frank and The Paris Wife, acclaimed novelist Melanie Benjamin pulls back the curtain on the marriage of one of America’s most extraordinary couples: Charles Lindbergh and Anne Morrow Lindbergh.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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January 2019

 

 

Wednesday  January 9, 2019 at 12:30 PM

 

book club selection will be Evicted by Matthew Desmond.

 

Books are available at the Reception Desk.

 

 

Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City is a 2016 non-fiction book by the American author Matthew Desmond. Set in the poorest areas of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, …

 

 

 

 

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Posted 11/14/18

December 2018

 

Wednesday, Dec. 12 at 12:30 PM

 

The November book club selection will be A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle.

 

Books are available at the Reception Desk.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Posted 10/22/18

November 2018

 

Wednesday, Nov.14 at 12:30 PM

 

The November book club selection will be Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini.

Books are available at the Reception Desk.

 

 

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Posted 9/20/18

October 2018

Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 12:30 PM

The October book club selection will be The Death and Life of the Great Lakes by Dan Egan.

Books are available at the Reception Desk.

 

 

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Posted 8/20/18

September 2018

Wednesday, Sept. 12 at 12:30 PM

September book club selection will be Commonwealth by Ann Patchett.

Books are available at the Reception Desk.

 

 

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Posted 7/20/18

August 2018

Wednesday, August 8 at 12:30 PM

August book club selection will be The Shoemaker’s Wife by Adriana Trigiani.

Books are available at the Reception Desk.

 

 

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