Led by Evelyn Murphy. Varied genre. May include a Skype or conference call with the author. Snacks every meeting relate to the story. Books are available at front desk at the beginning of each month.Call Evelyn at 845 480-4165 to register.

Note: The flu hit the book group in mid-December, so the meeting has been cancelled. The next Book Chat will be on Wednesday, January 15. The book is "Olive Kitteridge" by Elizabeth Strout. Copies will be available at our front desk toward the end of December. Susan Fluger will be presenting in Evelyn's place.

Led by Evelyn Murphy. Varied genre. May include a Skype or conference call with the author.
Snacks every meeting relate to the story. Books are available at front desk at the beginning of each month.
Call Evelyn at 845 480-4165 to register.

January 15 | Olive Kitteridge | Elizabeth Strout    [ Pulitzer Prize winner 2009 ]

A misanthropic and strict, but well-meaning, retired schoolteacher lives in the fictional seaside town of Crosby, Maine, where she is married to a kindly pharmacist, and together they have a troubled son.

Private book club meeting.

Read, discuss and enjoy snacks related to the readings. Books are available at the front desk beginning each month. Call Evelyn Murphy at 845 480-4165 to register.

March 18   The Good People by Hannah Kent
April 15   The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell 
May 13     Close Enough to Touch by Colleen Oakley 

 

Led by Evelyn Murphy. Varied genre. May include a Skype or conference call with the author.
Snacks every meeting relate to the story. Books are available at front desk at the beginning of each month.
Call Evelyn at 845 480-4165 to register.

February 19 | Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian Lions | Mario Giordano

A depressed retiree, who intends to drink herself to death, changes her mind after she finds the shotgun-riddled body of a 19-year-old woman on a beach and decides to investigate the murder.

 

TWO BOOKS this month

Tommy: The Civil War Childhood of a President
by Julia Dockery Smith

The Making of the President 1789
by Marvin Kitman

Selections are of varied genre. Books are available at the front desk
at the beginning of the month.

To register, call Evelyn at 845 480-4165

The Girl Who Chased the Moon
by Sarah Addison Allen

Selections are of varied genre. Books are available at the front desk
at the beginning of the month.

To register, call Evelyn at 845 480-4165

At the Edge of the Orchard
by Tracy Chevalier

Selections are of varied genre. Books are available at the front desk
at the beginning of the month.

To register, call Evelyn at 845 480-4165

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