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.
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
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
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.