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, January 27 - -
Her beauty almost certainly saved her from the rising Nazi party and led to marriage with an Austrian arms dealer. Underestimated in everything else, she overheard the Third Reich's plans while at her husband's side and understood more than anyone would guess. She devised a plan to flee in disguise…
Thursday, February 24 - -
The story of two boys sentenced to a hellish reform school in Jim Crow-era Florida.
Thursday, March 24 - -
In 1945, as the war in Germany nears its violent end, the Huber family is not yet free of its dangers or its insidious demands. Etta, a mother from a small, rural town, has two sons serving their home country: her elder, Max, on the Eastern front, and her younger, Georg, at a school for Hitler…
Thursday, April 28 - -
Taken hostage by a failed bank robber while attending an open house, eight anxiety-prone strangers--including a redemption-seeking bank director, two couples who would fix their marriages, and a plucky octogenarian--discover their unexpected common traits.
Thursday, May 26 - -
Mudbound takes on prejudice in its myriad forms on a Mississippi Delta farm in 1946. City girl Laura McAllen attempts to raise her family despite questionable decisions made by her husband.