Friday Morning Book Discussion

Fridays, 9:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Copies available at the first floor Reader Assistance Desk.  Sign up: 847-358-5881 ext. 132.

September 2

The Rosie Project book jacket

The Rosie Project

by Graeme Simsion

Don Tillman sets out to find the perfect wife until he meets Rosie, his polar opposite, and helps her try to find her biological father. Available September 19.




West of Sunset book jacket

October 7

West of Sunset

by Stewart O’Nan

A tale inspired by F. Scott Fitzgerald’s last years in Hollywood finds him reflecting on past events at the height of the Jazz Age while falling in love, struggling to hold his family together and penning The Last Tycoon. Available October 17




Station Eleven book jacket

November 4

Station Eleven

by Emily St. John Mandel

This ambitious novel examines the collapse of civilization after a deadly flu wipes out most of the world’s population. Available October 7.