Hammondsport Book Discussion Group
The LIBRARY BOOK CLUB is open to all adults and teens who love to read and talk about it!
New members are always welcome. The book club meets at the library on the second Monday of each month at 6:45 pm, unless otherwise stated.
Upcoming dates and selections:
August 12, 2019, at 6:45 pm – “Death Comes for the Archbishop,” by Willa Cather. The story of a single human life lived simply in the silence of the southwestern desert.
September 9, 2019, at 6:45 pm – “A Gentleman in Moscow,” by Amor Towles. Count Alexander Rostov is sentenced to house arrest in the Metropol, a grand hotel across from the Kremlin.
October 21, 2019, at 6:45 pm – “News of the World,” by Paulette Jiles. In the aftermath of the Civil War, an aging itinerant news reader agrees to transport a young captive of the Kiowa back to her people.
November 18, 2019, at 6:45 pm – “Prisoner of Birth,” by Jeffrey Archer. A mystery novel that’s a contemporary retelling of Dumas’ “The Count of Monte Cristo,” with a memorable cast of characters.
The next month’s selection is normally available for pick up at the library front desk on book club night.