Book Discussion Groups

 

Dial M for Morley: The Mystery Book Discussion Group


Monday Morning  (10 AM)

December

No Meeting

 

 

 2018

January 22  Member's Choice Member's Choice
February 26 Wiseman, Ellen Marie The life she was given
March 26 Shreve, Anita The stars are fire
April 23 Olsen, Rena The girl before
May 28 Hiaasen, Carl Bad Monkey
June 25 Fuller, Claire Swimming lessons
July 23 Land, Ali Good me, Bad me: a novel
August  27 McPherson, Catriona Quiet neighbors
September 24 Tremel, Joyce To brew or not to brew
October 22 Saunders, George Lincoln in the bardo: novel
November 28 Kerr, Philip March Violets
December No Meeting  

 

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: 2:45-4:30 PM

 

2017

   
January 22 Heller, Joseph

Catch-22
Film by the same title.

February 26 Lee Shetterly, Margot 

Hidden figures: the American dream and the untold story of the 
Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race
Film by the same title.

March 26  Koch, Herman

The Dinner: a novel
Film by the same title.

April 23  Maugham, Somerset The Razor's Edge
Film by the same title.
May 21  Moggach, Deborah

Tulip Fever
Film by the same title.

June 25 Schute, Nevil

On the Beach 
Film by the same title.

July No Meeting  
August No Meeting

September's selection will be on the shelf by August 27

September 24 Eggers, David

The Circle
Film by the same title.

October 22 Du Maurier, Daohne

My cousin Rachel
Film by the same title.

November No Meeting  
December 17 Martin, Nicholas & Jasper Rees

Florence Foster Jenkins
Film by the same title.

 

 

 

Original Book Discussion Groups

 

Tuesday Afternoon (2 PM)

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 (Large Print)

May 8: H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald (eBook)

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

 

Wednesday Evening (7 PM)

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

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

April 11: The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George 

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

 

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

Dead wake : the last crossing of the Lusitania
A spool of blue thread
The invention of wings
The house at Sugar Beach : in search of a lost African childhood