Book Discussion Groups

 

Dial M for Morley: The Mystery Book Discussion Group


Monday Morning  (10 AM)

August 28

Ryan, Hank Phillipi

Truth be Told

September 25

Hart, John

Redemption Road

October 23

Ide, Joe

IQ

November 27

Roberts, Les

The Strange Death of Father Candy

December

No Meeting

 

  

 

Redemption Road Truth be told IQ The strange death of Father Candy In the woods

Reel Talk

 Love books?  Love movies?  Love books made into movies?

Then you'll love this new discussion group which gets together to share their thoughts about that month's selected book and the film based upon the book. 

New members are welcome at anytime, but must be 18 years of age or older.

Unable to attend, but still want to participate?  Read the book, watch the movie and email your comments to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We will share your comments with the group.

If you have any questions about Reel Talk, contact the Reference Desk (3rd Floor), or call (440) 352-3383 and ask for Reference.

Books and films are kept at the Circulation Desk on the 1st Floor.

 
Meeting time: 2:45-3:45 PM

 

2017

   
August No Meeting September book will be on the shelf for pick up    -    August 28
September 25 Stedman, M. L.  The Light Between Oceans: a novel 
Film Title: The Light Between Oceans
October 23 Riggs, Ransom Miss Peregrine's home for peculiar children
Film Title: Miss Peregrine's home for peculiar children
November No Meeting  December book will be on the shelf for pick up   -   November 13
December 11 Watson, Winifred Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day
Film Title: Miss Pettigrew lives for a day

 

 

Miss Peregrine's home for peculiar children American pastoral Breakfast at Tiffany's and three stories
The girl on the train A walk in the woods Catch me if you can
The descendants The light between oceans Miss Pettigrew lives for a day

 

Original Book Discussion Groups

 

Tuesday Afternoon (2 PM)

 

September 12: The Ocean of Life: The Fate of Man and the Sea by Callum Roberts

October 10: Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver (Large Print, Spoken CD)

November 14: Coop: A Year of Poulty, Pigs and Parenting by Michael Perry

December 12: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabriella Zevin (Large Print, Spoken CD, eBook - Overdrive, eBook - Hoopla)

January 9: The House at Sugar Beach: In Search of a Lost African Childhood by Helene Cooper (Large Print)

February 13: A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler (Large Print, Spoken CD, eBook - Overdrive)

March 13: Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War by Karen Abbott (eAudiobook)

April 10: Circling the Sun by Paula McLain (Fiction, Large Print, eBook)

May 8: H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald (NF 598.94 Ma, eBook)

June 12: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman (Fiction, Large Print, Spoken CD, eBook, DVD)

 

Wednesday Evening (7 PM)

 

September 13: The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by (NF 797.12 Br, Large Print, Spoken CD, eBook)

October 11: House Rules by Jodi Picoult (Fiction, Large Print)

November 8: The Faith Club: A Muslim, A Christian, A Jew-- Three Women Search for Understanding by Ranya Idliby and Suzanne Oliver (NF 201.9 Id, eBook)

December 13: Major Pettigrew's Last Stand by Helen Simonson (Fiction, Large Print, Spoken CD, eBook)

January 10: Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937-1948 by Madeleine Albright (NF 943.712 Al)

February 14: The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd (Fiction, Large Print, Spoken CD, eBook)

March 14: Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larsen (NF 940.4513 La, Spoken CD, eBook)

April 11: The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George (Fiction)

May 9: Daughters of the Samurai: A Journey from East to West and Back by Janice P. Nimura

June 13: Homer & Langley by E.L. Doctorow (Fiction)

 

Financial Support from the Friends of Morley Library makes many of these programs possible.

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