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A Man Called Ove

March 5, 2017


Fredrik Backman
Discussion Leader: Luann Dillon

“This charming debut novel by Backman should find a ready audience with English-language readers… hysterically funny… wry descriptions, excellent pacing… In the contest of Most Winning Combination, it would be hard to beat grumpy Ove and his hidden, generous heart.” – Kirkus Reviews


Poems on Family and Culture

April 2, 2017

Discussion Leader: Dory Lynch

To celebrate National Poetry Month, we’ll explore poems about family and culture, both of which ground us emotionally and physically to this world.  Please bring a poem on one of these topics that has inspired you to share with the group.


The Underground Railroad

May 7, 2017


Colson Whitehead
Discussion Leader: Dory Lynch

"A potent, almost hallucinatory novel…Whitehead has told a story essential to our understanding of the American past and the American present.”  The New York Times