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Programs

 Reader’s Circle – Fall 2017

Please note that our meeting day is a ThursdayAll meetings are at 7:00 pm at 215 Main St.
Registration is not required.

Our theme this season: Courage

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, August 31:
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander

Thursday, September 28:
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

Thursday, October 26:
Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

Thursday, November 30:
The Mothers by Brit Bennett

Thursday, January 25:
Miller’s Valley by Anna Quindlen

 


Want to start your own book club?

MML has up to ten copies of the following titles available in convenient totes, to be checked out as a group:

Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid by Bill Bryson
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler
In the Woods by Tana French
Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight by Alexandra Fuller
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
The All of It by Jeannette Haien
Mudbound by Hillary Jordan
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce
Trapeze by Simon Mawer
Let The Great World Spin by Colum McCann
On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner
August Gale by Barbara Walsh


What will you read next?

If you’ve discovered a book that you like and are looking for something similar, try the following web sites for ideas:

  • whatshouldireadnext.com This site lists other titles by the same author as well as books that you may like within the same genre.
  • gnooks.com This site offers an interesting “Map of Literature” as well as suggestions of similar authors.
  • GoodReads This site offers users a bookshelf to organize books they are currently reading as well as books to be read.
  • NextReads This site offers users the chance to sign up for a weekly newsletter of reading suggestions in their favorite reading generic social posteric social poster