Book Club Discussion
Join us for a book discussion on the first Thursday of the month at 2:00 p.m., or on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. Refreshments will be provided.
June 7th and 12th: The Little French Bistro by Nina George
Overcome by regrets after decades in a loveless and unhappy marriage, Marianne attempts suicide and is abandoned by her husband before finding herself in picturesque Brittany, where she discovers loving new friends who encourage her to develop her talents for her own pleasure.
July 5th and 10th: My Grandmother Asked Me To Tell You She’s Sorry by Fredrik Backman
Seven-year-old Elsa’s grandmother dies and leaves behind a series of letters, sending the girl on a journey that brings to life the world of her grandmother’s fairy tales.
August 2nd and 14th: The River Of Doubt by Candice Millard
Chronicles Theodore Roosevelt’s expedition into the Amazonian jungle to chart an unmapped river with his son Kermit and renowned Brazilian explorer Candido Mariano da Silva Rondon, a journey fraught with peril.
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.