Book Discussion Groups

The Library currently hosts three monthly book discussion groups. Copies of selected books can be requested through the Minerva catalog or are often available in the Cloud Library.
 
Where: Library Meeting Room and/or Zoom depending on group.
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Events

Morning Book Discussion - Paris by the Book by Liam Callanan

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am
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When her eccentric novelist husband disappears, leaving behind only a hidden pair of plane tickets to Paris, Leah relocates to France and takes ownership of a small bookstore, where clues she discovers in an unfinished manuscript lead to consequential truths for her daughters. Please contact Catherine Morrison at cmorrison [at] scarboroughlibrary.org (subject: Tuesday%20Morning%20Book%20Group) to be added to the group's email distribution list.

Evening Book Discussion - American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Selling two favorite books to an unexpectedly erudite drug-cartel boss, a bookstore manager is forced to flee Mexico in the wake of her journalist husband’s tell-all profile and finds her family among thousands of migrants seeking hope in America. If you have not attended the evening book discussion before, please contact Chris Libby at clibby [at] scarboroughlibrary.org.

August Books On Tap - The Mountains Sing by Nguyen Phan Que Mai

Monday, August 16, 2021 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
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Our August book is The Mountains Sing, Nguyen Phan Que Mai's sweeping historical novel set in Vietnam during and after the war. We'll be meeting inside the library in our Meeting Room, as well as on Zoom. The Zoom link will be broadcasted to our Goodreads members a few hours before the meeting. Email Tom at tcorbett [at] scarboroughlibrary.org to get the link resent to you.