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Men's Discussion Group: A Man Called Intrepid

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Man Called Intrepid: The Incredible WWII Narrative of the Hero Whose Spy Network and Secret Diplomacy Changed the Course of History Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781599211701
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Published: Lyons Press - September 24th, 2009

A classic about real-life WWII espionage, as conducted by its modern master * A Man Called Intrepid is the classic true story of Sir William Stephenson (codenamed Intrepid) and the spy network he founded that would ultimately stall the Nazi war machine and help win World War II.


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THURS Book Club: Virgil Wander

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$17.00
ISBN: 9780802147127
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Published: Grove Press - August 20th, 2019

The first novel in ten years from award-winning, bestselling author Leif Enger, Virgil Wander is a sweeping story of new beginnings against all odds that follows the inhabitants of a hard luck town in their quest to revive its flagging heart.


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43455 Kavanaugh Rd
Cable, WI 54821

Word of Mouth: The Winter Soldier

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ISBN: 9780316477598
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Published: Back Bay Books - September 17th, 2019

Vienna, 1914. Lucius is a twenty-two-year-old medical student when World War I explodes across Europe. Enraptured by romantic tales of battlefield surgery, he enlists, expecting a position at a well-organized field hospital. But when he arrives, at a commandeered church tucked away high in a remote valley of the Carpathian Mountains, he finds a freezing outpost ravaged by typhus.


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Cable Community Centre
13660 Co Hwy M
Cable, WI 54821

T.H.U.R.S. Book Club: Untamed: The Wildest Woman in America and the Fight for Cumberland Island

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ISBN: 9780802123855
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Published: Grove Press - March 3rd, 2015

Carol Ruckdeschel is the wildest woman in America. She wrestles alligators, eats roadkill, rides horses bareback, and lives in a ramshackle cabin that she built by hand in an island wilderness. A combination of Henry David Thoreau and Jane Goodall, Carol is a self-taught scientist who has become a tireless defender of sea turtles on Cumberland Island, a national park off the coast of Georgia.


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43455 Kavanaugh Rd
Cable, WI 54821

Men's Discussion Group: Ghost Soldiers

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ISBN: 9780385495653
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Published: Anchor - May 7th, 2002

“The greatest World War II story never told” (Esquire)—an enthralling account of the heroic mission to rescue the last survivors of the Bataan Death March. 


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43455 Kavanaugh Rd
Cable, WI 54821

1001 Books: Things Fall Apart

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ISBN: 9780385474542
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Published: Penguin Books - September 1st, 1994

“A true classic of world literature . . . A masterpiece that has inspired generations of writers in Nigeria, across Africa, and around the world.”  Barack Obama 

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


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Chapter & Verse Book Club: Shout, The Love & Lies of Rukhsana Ali and Opposite of Always

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ISBN: 9780670012107
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - March 12th, 2019

A New York Times bestseller and one of 2019's best-reviewed books, a poetic memoir and call to action from the award-winning author of Speak, Laurie Halse Anderson!


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ISBN: 9781338227017
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Published: Scholastic Press - January 29th, 2019

With a welcome mix of humor, heart, and high-stakes drama, Sabina Khan provides a timely and honest portrait of what it's like to grow up feeling unwelcome in your own culture.

With a welcome mix of humor, heart, and high-stakes drama, Sabina Khan provides a timely and honest portrait of what it's like to grow up feeling unwelcome in your own culture.


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ISBN: 9780062748379
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - March 5th, 2019

“One of the best love stories I’ve ever read.” —Angie Thomas, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Hate U Give


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43455 Kavanaugh Rd
Cable, WI 54821

Get a Clue! Mystery Book Club: The Land of Dreams

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By Vidar Sundstøl, Tiina Nunnally (Translated by)
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ISBN: 9780816689415
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Published: Univ Of Minnesota Press - August 15th, 2014

Winner of the Riverton Prize for best Norwegian crime novel and named by Dagbladet as one of the top twenty-five Norwegian crime novels of all time, The Land of Dreams is the chilling first installment in Vidar Sundstøl’s critically acclaimed Minnesota Trilogy, set on the rugged north shore of Lake Superior and in the region’s small towns and deep forests.<


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Forest Lodge Library
13450 Cty Hwy M
Cable, WI 54821

Word of Mouth: The Metamorphosis, In the Penal Colony, and Other Stories

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By Franz Kafka, Joachim Neugroschel (Translated by), Joachim Neugroschel (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780684800707
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Published: Scribner - May 22nd, 2000

Translated by PEN translation award-winner Joachim Neugroschel, The Metamorphosis, In the Penal Colony, and Other Stories has garnered critical acclaim and is widely recognized as the preeminent English-language anthology of Kafka's stories. These translations illuminate one of this century's most controversial writers and have made Kafka's work accessible to a whole new generation.


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THURS Book Club: Promise

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ISBN: 9780062471727
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - March 12th, 2019

In the aftermath of a devastating tornado that rips through the town of Tupelo, Mississippi, at the height of the Great Depression, two women worlds apart—one black, one white; one a great-grandmother, the other a teenager—fight for their families’ survival in this lyrical and powerful novel


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