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THURS Book Club: The Prague Sonata

THURS will meet to discuss The Prague Sonata by Bradford Morrow.

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$17.00
ISBN: 9780802128683
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Published: Grove Press - September 18th, 2018


Music and war, war and music--these are the twin motifs around which Bradford Morrow, recipient of the Academy Award in Fiction from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, has composed his magnum opus, The Prague Sonata, a novel more than a dozen years in the making.

In the early days of the new millennium, pages of a worn and weathered original sonata manuscript--the gift of a C


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Men's Discussion Group: Killers of the FLower Moon

The Men's group will meet to discuss Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann.

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$16.95
ISBN: 9780307742483
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Published: Vintage - April 3rd, 2018

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER   -  NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST 

A New York Times Notable Book


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Word of Mouth: American Wolf

Word of Mouth will meet to discuss American Wolf by Nate Blakeslee.

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ISBN: 9781101902806
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Published: Broadway Books - July 31st, 2018

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The enthralling true story of the rise and reign of O-Six, the celebrated Yellowstone wolf, and the people who loved or feared her.
 


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Chapter & Verse Book Club: The Button War and Gandhi

Chpater and Verse will meet to discuss The Button War by Avi and Gandhi: A March to the Sea by Alice B. McGinty.

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By Avi
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ISBN: 9780763690533
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Published: Candlewick - June 12th, 2018

Renowned, award-winning author Avi pens a stark, unflinching tale of ordinary boys living in wartime as tensions — and desperations — mount among them.


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By Alice B. McGinty, Thomas Gonzalez (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781477816448
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Published: Two Lions - April 2nd, 2013

Mohandas Gandhi's 24-day March to the Sea, from March 12 to April 5, 1930, was a pivotal moment in India's quest to become an independent country no longer ruled by Great Britain. With over 70 marchers, Gandhi walked from his hometown near Ahmedabab to the sea coast by the village of Dandi.


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THURS Book Club: The Bookshop

THURS will meet to discuss The Bookshop by Penelope Fitzgerald.

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By Penelope Fitzgerald, David Nicholls (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9780544484092
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Published: Mariner Books - June 9th, 2015

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING EMILY MORTIMER, BILL NIGHY, AND PATRICIA CLARKSON 

Short-listed for the Booker Prize
“A beautiful book, a perfect little gem.” —BBC Kaleidoscope
“A marvelously piercing fiction.” —
Times Literary Supplement

In 1959 Florence Green, a kindhearted widow


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Men's Discussion Group: Mind of the Raven

The men will meet to discuss The Mind of the Raven by Bernd Heinrich.

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ISBN: 9780061136054
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Published: Ecco - May 29th, 2007

Heinrich involves us in his quest to get inside the mind of the raven. But as animals can only be spied on by getting quite close, Heinrich adopts ravens, thereby becoming a "raven father," as well as observing them in their natural habitat. He studies their daily routines, and in the process, paints a vivid picture of the ravens' world.


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Word of Mouth: A Hundred Small Lessons

Word of Mouth will meet to discuss A Hundred Small Lessons by Ashley Hay.

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ISBN: 9781501165146
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Published: Washington Square Press - September 18th, 2018

Through the richly intertwined narratives of two women from different generations, Ashley Hay, known for her “elegant prose, which draws warm and textured portraits as it celebrates the web of human stories” (New York Times Book Review) weaves an intricate, bighearted tale of the many small decisions—the invisible moments—that come to make a life.


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Memoirs in the Morning Book Club: Code Girls

Memoirs will meet to discuss Code Girls by Liza Mundy.

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ISBN: 9780316352543
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Published: Hachette Books - October 2nd, 2018

The award-winning New York Times bestseller about the American women who secretly served as codebreakers during World War II--a "prodigiously researched and engrossing" (New York Times) book that "shines a light on a hidden chapter of American history" (Denver Post).


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Chapter & Verse Book Club: Drawn Together, Imagine!, and The Stuff of Stars

Chapter and Verse will meet to discuss Drawn Together by Mihn Lee, Imagine! by Raul Colon, and The Stuff of Stars by Marion Dane Bauer.

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By Minh Lê, Dan Santat (Illustrator), Dan Santat (Cover design or artwork by)
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ISBN: 9781484767603
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 5th, 2018

The recipient of six starred reviews and the APALA Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature!


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By Raúl Colón, Raúl Colón (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781481462730
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - September 11th, 2018

An ALA Notable Book
A New York Public Library Best Book for Kids
A Bookpage Best Book

“This fine book provides not only exposure to art…but also an example of a boy—a boy of color, a boy in America—with a passion for fine art.” —The New York Times

“The prosaic world of the city boy we meet&hell


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By Marion Dane Bauer, Ekua Holmes (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780763678838
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Published: Candlewick - September 4th, 2018

The 2019 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award Winner

In an astonishing unfurling of our universe, Newbery Honor winner Marion Dane Bauer and Caldecott Honor winner Ekua Holmes celebrate the birth of every child.


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Get a Clue! Mystery Book Club: The Life We Bury

Get a Clue Mystery Book CLub will meet to discuss The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens.

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ISBN: 9781616149987
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Published: Seventh Street Books - October 14th, 2014

A USA Today bestseller and book club favorite! College student Joe Talbert has the modest goal of completing a writing assignment for an English class. His task is to interview a stranger and write a brief biography of the person. With deadlines looming, Joe heads to a nearby nursing home to find a willing subject. There he meets Carl Iverson, and soon nothing in Joe's life is ever the same.


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