Book Clubs

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The Light of the World: a Memoir by Elizabeth Alexander

To close out 2015, The Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club will be reading and discussing The Light of the World by Elizabeth Alexander. All are welcome. 
Benediction by Kent Haruf

Literary Book Group

Benediction by Kent Haruf centers on the life of Dad Lewis who is dying of cancer, as well as his family and community in the fictional town of Holt, Colorado. Dad Lewis's upcoming death acts as a catalyst for those around him to unearth memories from their past, and come to terms with them. The author captures the ordinary dailiness of life, and its extraordinary sweetness when the end is sight.
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A Song Of Ice And Fire Book Club: Prequels

While we are waiting for the release of The Winds of Winter, the sixth book in the A Song of Ice and Fire series, the book club will be discussing short story prequels written by George R. R. Martin.
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A Song of Ice and Fire Book Club: Prequels

While we are waiting for the release of The Winds of Winter, the sixth book in the A Song of Ice and Fire series, the book club will be discussing short story prequels written by George R. R. Martin.
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CANCELLED A Song Of Ice and Fire Book Club: Prequels

This meeting is cancelled due to the weather. We will hold this discussion during our February 24 meeting. While we are waiting for the release of The Winds of Winter, the sixth book in the A Song of Ice and Fire series, the book club will be discussing short story prequels written by George R. R. Martin.
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A Dance With Dragons: Discussion 4

We will discuss book five of the A Song of Ice and Fire series by George R.R. Martin, A Dance With DragonsWe will focus on Daenarys Targaryan, Quentyn Martell, and Barristan Selmy during this meeting.
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Twentythirtysomething Book Club (TTBC)

Are you a local reader at least 21 years old? Looking for a more casual book club experience? Then join us for Twentythirtysomething Book Club (TTBC), a book group for younger adults.
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Georgetown Book Club

Join the Georgetown Book Club as we discuss the 2014 winner of the Man Booker Prize for Fiction, Richard Flanagan’s The Narrow Road to the Deep North.
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Georgetown Book Club

Join the Georgetown Book Club as we discuss 2014 Nobel Prize in Literature winner Patrick Modiano's novella collection Suspended Sentences. The three novellas collected here, "Afterimage," "Suspended Sentences," and "Flowers of Ruin" all explore Paris in the wake of Nazi occupation as well as related themes of memory and loss.
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Georgetown Book Club

Join the Georgetown Book Club as we discuss Toni Morrison's 2015 novel God Help the Child. In the novel, Bride, rejected by her mother as a child, finds her adult success disrupted by the departure of her lover and the return of an individual harmed by a past lie.

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