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.
City of Women
by David Gillham
Hiding her clandestine activities behind the persona of a Nazi soldier's wife during World War II, Sigrid Schröder risks everything to hide a mother and two children who might be her former Jewish lover's family.
(Available August 17)
by Willa Cather
When her father dies, the daughter of Swedish immigrants assumes responsibility for her family and their Nebraska farm.
(Available September 11)
A Constellation of Vital Phenomena
by Anthony Marra
A local doctor protects an 8-year-old girl during the Chechen war with Russia.
(Available October 9)
by Martha Woodroof
The inspiring tale of a small-town college professor, a remarkable new woman, and the ten-year-old son he never knew he had.
(Available November 6)