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Upcoming Speakers & DiscussionsDave Clark presents Good Food Fast: The 20th Century Dining Revolution . Program preceded by 10 a.m. coffee time. L...Suzanne Hales, title TBA. Program preceded by 10 a.m. coffee time. Location: Roehri RoomThe adult book discussion features The Art Forger by Barbara A. Shapiro. By page two of this novel, the reader is fully ...
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Our summer book group titles, though vastly different in subject, had one thing in common – they all made for great discussions. From July to September we immersed ourselves in the fast-paced world of the spy thriller genre, experienced survival … Continue reading
We ventured into non-fiction territory in June with Susan Cain’s Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking. Ironically, though nearly half of the group identified as introverts (the other half identified as middle-of-the-road ambiverts), we … Continue reading
Give us a book, any book and this group will have a great discussion about it! This month our selection was Nightwoods by Charles Frazier of Cold Mountain fame. Despite the fact that the overwhelming majority of the group were … Continue reading
This month’s discussion book, Running the Rift by Naomi Benaron was the 2010 winner of the Bellweather Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction. This powerful novel follows the life of Jean Patrick Nkuba, a talented young Rwandan runner with dreams of … Continue reading
Here at Readers’ Corner we love books in all formats. There’s nothing like the smell of a beautiful hardbound book and the feeling of a soft paper page between your fingers but… There’s also nothing like the convenience of carrying … Continue reading
Have you ever found yourself in one of the below horrifying situations? You’ve read every single book written by (insert author here) and you know there aren’t any more but you must have more, more, MORE! You’ve gone on an … Continue reading
Tis’ the season for best of the year lists! The year 2012 is coming to a close and that means it’s time for book lovers across the land to declare their favorite titles of the last twelve months. We thought … Continue reading
This bookworm and film buff is incredibly excited about the many movie versions of beloved books coming out over the next few months! Of course, the movie rarely compares to the book, but it is always exciting to see favorite … Continue reading
Welcome to the Readers’ Corner! Every few weeks, we’ll share a post exploring a variety of topics: upcoming books, read-alikes (If you like…then you might like…), genre spotlights, staff picks, and handy resources for finding your next great read. Fall … Continue reading