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 Reader’s Circle – Fall 2018

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





Thursday, September 13:
Ice Ghosts by Paul Watson
*Meeting at the Yarmouth History Center, 118 East Elm Street*

Thursday, September 27:
Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

Thursday, October 25:
A Map of Betrayal by Ha Jin

Thursday, November 29:
The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka

Thursday, January 31:
The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See


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
Little Bee by Chris Cleeve
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler
Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight by Alexandra Fuller
Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
The World to Come by Dara Horn
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
Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand by Helen Simonsen
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner
August Gale by Barbara Walsh
The Storied Life of A J Fickry by Gabrielle Zevin

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:

  • This site lists other titles by the same author as well as books that you may like within the same genre.
  • 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