E.g., Sep 22 2017
SEP
25

Book Discussion: The Roanoke Girls

Mon, Sep 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

book club book discussion Adults Older Adults

“Roanoke girls never last long around here. In the end, we either run or we die.”
 
After her mother's suicide, fifteen year-old Lane Roanoke came to live with her grandparents and fireball cousin, Allegra, on their vast estate...

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SEP
28

Book Discussion: When the Sea Turned to Silver

Thu, Sep 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

kids snacks free book discussion

Join our discussion of this lush mythological adventure! 

Dragon

OCT
28

Book Discussion: Wasting Time on the Internet by Kenneth Goldsmith

Sat, Oct 28   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

adult book club adult book discussion book discussion book talk

 

KENNETH GOLDSMITH WANTS YOU TO RETHINK THE INTERNET . . .

Many people feel guilty after spending hours watching cat videos or clicking link after link after link. But renowned conceptual artist and poet Kenneth Goldsmith...

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Wasting Time on the Internet book jacket

OCT
30

Reading Circle. Book Discussion : Bliss by Zulfu Livaneli

Mon, Oct 30   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

reading circle book discussion Bliss Zulfu Livaneli

Raped by her uncle, a sheikh in a dervish order, teenage Meryem becomes an outcast for shaming her family, until her commando cousin Cemal is chosen to execute his defiant cousin and instead takes her to Istanbul.


NOV
30

Book Discussion

Thu, Nov 30   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Room 214

adult book discussion book discussion

Book discussion on The Chosen Few by Gregg Zoroya. It's the never-before-told story of one of the most decorated units in the war in Afghanistan and its fifteen-month ordeal that culminated in the 2008 Battle of Wanat, the war's deadliest.

The Chose Few by Gregg Zoroya