The book discussion group meets the fourth Thursday of the month from 6:30 – 7:30pm at the library, outside if possible. Books are available at the front desk about a month before the meeting where we will discuss them. All are welcome. This is a great way to get to know your neighbors. If you have questions, contact Julie at jmarston@pelhamweb.com. You can also follow us on Goodreads.

 

 

Upcoming Book Discussions

Thursday, June 30 - -
At the height of the Cold War, two secretaries are pulled out of the typing pool at the CIA and given the assignment of a lifetime. Their mission: to smuggle Doctor Zhivago out of the USSR, where no one dare publish it, and help Pasternak's magnum opus make its way into print around the world.…
Thursday, July 28 - -
Acapulco. Lydia Quixano Perez runs a bookstore. She has a son, Luca; her wonderful husband is a journalist. And while there are cracks beginning to show in Acapulco because of the drug cartels, her life is fairly comfortable. Javier browses at the store and comes up to the register with two of her…
Thursday, August 25 - -
Morgan Christopher's life has been derailed. Taking the fall for a crime she did not commit, she finds herself serving a three-year stint in the North Carolina Women's Correctional Center. Her dream of a career in art is put on hold-until a mysterious visitor makes her an offer that will see her…
Thursday, September 22 - -
Discuss this novel that looks at marriage, sibling rivalry, and the lies we tell others and ourselves.  Books are available at the library.
Thursday, October 20 - -
In the 1920's, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Indian Nation in Oklahoma.  After oil was discovered beneath their land, they rode in chauffeured automobiles, built mansions, and sent their children to study in Europe.  Then, one by one, the Osage began to be…
Thursday, November 17 - -
In the aftermath of the Civil War, an aging itinerant news reader agrees to transport a young captive of the Kiowa back to her people.
Thursday, December 15 - -
Between life and death there is a library, and within that library, the shelves go on forever.  Every book provides a chance to try another life you could have lived.  To see how things would be if you had made other choices... would you have done anything different, if you had the chance to undo…