The Afternoon Book Discussion Group meets on the fourth Thursday (except Sept, Nov & Dec) of the month from 1:00-2:30 pm in the Small Meeting Room downstairs in the Library.
New members are always welcome.
Here are the books they have chosen to discuss in 2009:
January 22, 2009: The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards
February 26, 2009: Death on Parade and/or Kona Heat by Gregory and Patricia Kishel.
The author, Patricia Kishel, will be attending this meeting to discuss her books and talk about the writing process.
[Note: on this day they will combine with the evening group and meet from 6:30-7:45 pm in the 2nd floor Boardroom]
March 26, 2009: The Bone Garden by Tess Gerritsen
April 23, 2009: Beloved by Toni Morrison
May 28, 2009: The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
June 25, 2009: The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch
July 23, 2009: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
August 27, 2009: Under the Tuscan Sun by Frances Mayes
September 17, 2009 (3rd Thursday): Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
October 22, 2009: The Bone Collector by Jeffrey Deaver
November 19, 2009 (3rd Thursday): The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman
December 17, 2009 (3rd Thursday): The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde
For more information on any of these titles, go to www.librarything.com/catalog/BPLDbookgroup. For further information, please call Phyllis at the Reference Desk at 714-826-4100, ext. 125.