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 9: The Dream Lover by Elizabeth Berg
A tale based on the controversial life of mid-19th-century French novelist George Sand follows her separation from her husband and vibrant life in Paris, where she wore men’s clothing and shared love affairs and friendships with famous intimates.
March 8: Go Set A Watchman by Harper Lee
Twenty years after the trial of Tom Robinson, Scout returns home to Maycomb to visit her father and struggles with personal and political issues as her small Alabama town adjusts to the turbulent events beginning to transform the United States in the mid-1950s.
April 12: The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett
A murder investigation requires Detective Sam Spade–a man of few words who displays little emotion but possesses his own strict code of ethics–to become involved in a dangerous search for a valuable statue.
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.