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Book Discussion: Mischling by Affinity Konar

Mon, Apr 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

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Set in the autumn of 1944 and the first half of 1945, Affinity Konar’s fictional treatment of Dr. Josef Mengele’s maniacal experimentation on young twins and other victims incarcerated at Auschwitz is astonishing. Mischling (meaning “hybrid” or “...

Book Discussion: Mischling by Affinity Konar

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Book Discussion: Sing, Unburied, Sing

Tue, Apr 24   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

adult learning book club book discussion

An intimate portrait of a family and an epic tale of hope and struggle, Sing, Unburied, Sing examines the ugly truths at the heart of the American story and the power – and limitations – of family bonds.

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Book Discussion: Sing, Unburied, Sing

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Adult Book Club/Discussion: 1984

Wed, Apr 25   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

1984 book club book discussion

Please join us for the Brooklyn Heights discussion of the chilling classic 1984.

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Adult Book Club/Discussion: 1984

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Book Discussion: Miss Emily by Nuala O'Connor

Thu, Apr 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

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“Striking up a deep friendship with reclusive poet Emily Dickinson, plucky Irish maid Ada Concannon struggles with Emily's obsessive life, which is called into question when the poet endeavors to protect Ada's reputation.”

Book Discussion: Miss Emily by Nuala O'Connor

Book Discussion-- Fantasyland

Thu, Apr 26   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

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What fantasy land do you live in? In his new book, author Kurt Andersen says that America is a Fantasyland. Join us and tell us whether you agree.

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Book Discussion-- Fantasyland

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LORe: Bleach

Fri, Apr 27   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Bklyn Incubator book discussion DIY LORe

The League of Readers (LORe) is a book club just for teens ages 14-18. Come geek out with us over the best sci-fi, comics, manga, and fantasy books around! Make crafts, eat pizza, meet new fellow nerds, and discover your next obsession!

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LORe: Bleach

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Book Discussion: The Essex Serpent

Mon, Apr 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

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"An exquisitely talented young British author makes her American debut with this rapturously acclaimed historical novel, set in late nineteenth-century England, about an intellectually minded young widow, a pious vicar, and a rumored mythical...

Book Discussion: The Essex Serpent

Reading Circle. Book Discussion : Carnegie's Maid, a Novel / Marie Benedict.

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

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From the author of The Other Einstein, the mesmerizing tale of what kind of woman could have inspired an American dynasty. Clara Kelley is not who they think she is. She's not the experienced Irish maid who was hired to work in one of Pittsburgh'...

Reading Circle. Book Discussion : Carnegie's Maid, a Novel / Marie Benedict.

Red Hook Book Club: The Sellout Edition

Mon, Apr 30   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Red Hook Library

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Join us at the Record Shop at 360 Van Brunt for the next installment of the Red Hook Book Club!

The Sellout by Paul Beatty is the first book by an American author to win the UK's prestigious Man Booker Prize.

A biting satire...

Red Hook Book Club: The Sellout Edition

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