Friday Morning Book Discussion

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

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

December 5

Love in the Time of Cholera

by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Fermina and Florentino consummate their passion at the beginning of the 20th century after having waited over 50 years.

(Available November 7

January 2

Book Share

Recommend books that you have enjoyed.

February 6

San Miguel

by T.C. Boyle

The story of two families—one in the 1880s and one in the 1930s—going to San Miguel Island in California in search of self-reliance, freedom, and a new start.

(Available January 2)

March 6

After Visiting Friends: A Son’s Story

by Michael Hainey

Michael Hainey’s father was found alone near his car on Chicago’s North Side, dead, of an apparent heart attack. Years later the author investigates the circumstances surrounding the mysterious death.

(Available February 6)

April 3

Burial Rites

by Hannah Kent

While awaiting execution for a brutal murder in 1829 Iceland, a maid reveals another side to the events.

(Available March 6)