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.
April 9: Brother, I’m Dying by Edwidge Danticat
A powerfully moving true story that centers around the men closest to the author’s heart — her father Mira, and his older brother, Joesph. Part of The Big Read. NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.
May 14: Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman
Britt-Marie is a socially awkward, fussy busybody who is used to being organized. When she walks out on her cheating husband and gets a job as caretaker of the dilapidated recreation center in Borg, she is woefully unprepared for the changes. But as she takes on the task of leading the supremely untalented children’s soccer team to victory, she just might find a place she belongs.
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.