Book Club Discussion
Join us for a book discussion on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. Refreshments will be provided.
February 10: A Most Wanted Man by John Le Carré
A Russian Muslim boy is smuggled into Hamburg by night, and his mysterious past draws the attention of a civil rights lawyer, an employee of a failing bank, and spies from three different nations.
March 10: Wild by Cheryl Strayed
Traces the personal crisis the author endured after the death of her mother and a painful divorce, which prompted her ambition to undertake a dangerous 1,100-mile solo hike that both drove her to rock bottom and helped her to heal.
April 14: The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith
Working as a private investigator after losing his leg in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike takes the case of a legendary supermodel’s suspicious suicide and finds himself in a world of multi-millionaire beauties, rock star boyfriends, desperate designers, and hedonist pursuits.
May 12: The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion by Fannie Flagg
A novel spanning decades, generations, and America in the 1940s and today, centers around five women who worked in a Phillips 66 gas station during the World War II years.
For a list of previous selections of the North Riverside Library Book Club, click here.
Member recommendations are used to choose books to be read. The choice can be from the Chicago Tribune’s best-seller list, Oprah’s recommendations or whatever the group agrees upon. If the books selected are available, they can be obtained from other libraries for book club members. Further information is available by calling the Library at (708) 447-0869.