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.

January 8

Book Share

Share your favorite books of the past year with other readers.

Girls of Atomic City book jacketFebruary 5

The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II

by Denise Kiernan

The story of the women who worked in Oak Ridge, Tennessee during WWII as part of the Manhattan Project to build the atomic bomb.

(Available January 8)

March 4


by Lily King

Three young, gifted anthropologists of the 1930’s are caught in a passionate love triangle that threatens their bonds, their careers, and, ultimately, their lives.

(Available February 5)

Everything i Never Told You book jacketApril 1

Everything I Never Told You

by Celeste Ng

When the body of the teenage daughter of a Chinese American couple is found in the local lake, the delicate balancing act that has been keeping the Lee family together is destroyed, tumbling them into chaos.

(Available March 4)