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:
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.
December 9, 2019, at 6:45 pm – “Educated,” by Tara Westover. An unforgettable memoir about a young girl who, kept out of school, leaves her survivalist family and goes on to earn a PhD from Cambridge University.
January 13, 2020, at 6:45 pm – “Lincoln at the Bardo,” by George Saunders. An unforgettable story of familial love and loss that breaks free of its realistic, historical framework into a supernatural realm both hilarious and terrifying.
February 10, 2020, at 6:45 pm – “The Lager Queen of Minnesota,” by J Ryan Stradal. A generational story of family, tragedy, perseverance & forgiveness, all in the context of a passion for brewing beer as told through the small-town Midwestern lives of three stout women who survive, strive & remarkably reinvent themselves.
The next month’s selection is normally available for pick up at the library front desk on book club night.