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Friday
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Saturday
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Monthly Book Discussion Group

First Wednesdays @ 10:30 am

The Library hosts a monthly book discussion group.  Registration is not necessary and all are welcome! Questions: Contact Tara Russell at 609-737-0404.

Too-Busy-for-Books Book Club

Second Tuesdays @ 7:30 pm

Designed for people who barely find enough time to breathe, this new book club will read only a short work, one great classic novel, per month--nothing longer than 120 pages. Cookies are provided. 

See latest brochure for current title.

Books may be borrowed at the library.


Previous Book Discussion Titles

Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman by Robert K. Massie

Anatolian Days and Nights by Joy Stocke and Angie Brenner

My Dream of You by Nuala O'Faolain 

An Object of Beauty by Steve Martin

Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom

Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy

The Cellist of Sarajevo by Stephen Galloway

The Dogs of Riga by Henning Mankell


The Library recommends the following links to enhance the experience and tools available to adult readers.  Click on the icon beside each resource name or the name itself to access the associated website.

NoveList Hyperlink

NoveList

View reading recommendations, information about authors, book discussion guides and booktalks in the world of fiction.

NoveList Plus Hyperlink

NoveList Plus

View reading recommendations, information about authors, book discussion guides and booktalks in the world of fiction.

 

Points of View Reference Center Hyperlink

Points of View

A full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides 200 topics, each with an overview (objective background or description), point (affirmative argument), and counterpoint (opposing argument).

Biography Reference Center Hyperlink

Biography Collection Complete

Offers a comprehensive collection of full-text biographies supporting history, science, the arts, music, literature, multicultural studies, gender studies, business, government and politics, sports, entertainment. 

New York Times Best Seller List

 Access to the New York Times Bestseller List