Book Clubs

Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club September 2015

Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club September Selection

The Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club will meet to discuss One Nation: What We Can Do To Save America's Future by Dr. Ben Carson.
All Our Names

Capitol Hill Reads 'All Our Names' by Dinaw Mengestu

Join us for a discussion of All Our Names, local author Dinaw Mengestu's novel of love and politics in 1970s New York. NB: September's discussion will take place at our newest neighborhood eatery: Bayou Bakery at 901 Pennsylvania Ave. SE.
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Metamorphosis series: 'Wild Seed'

Chevy Chase Library's "Metamorphosis" lecture and discussion series continues.  We will discuss Wild Seed by Octavia Butler.
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Mt. Pleasant Book Club Reads Octavia Butler

The Mount Pleasant Book Club's selection for August is Octavia Butler's The Parable of the Sower.
At Home in the Whole Food Kitchen

Feeder's Advisory: A Book Club For Those That Love Food

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes? Do you enjoy sampling and sharing new dishes? This month’s selection is Amy Chaplin’s At Home in the Whole Food Kitchen: Celebrating the Art of Eating Well.
'Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal' by Jeanette Winterson

Queer Book Club: 'Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal' by Jeanette Winterson

Come to the Queer Book Club at Northeast Library! We meet on the third Tuesday of every month in the conference room on our lower level. **Note: in August we will be meeting on the second Tuesday instead.** This August we will be reading Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? by Jeanette Winterson. 
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History/Biography Book Club

Every month, we discuss a book about important historical events, figures, and more.  In September, we'll be reading Kaffir Boy: The True Story of a Black Youth's Coming of Age in Apartheid South Africa by Mark Mathabane in honor of Banned Books Week.
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History/Biography Book Club

Every month, we discuss a book about important historical events, figures and more.  In October, we're reading Americanos: Latin America's Struggle for Independence by John Charles Chasteen in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month.

History Book Club

The History Book Club will meet at 2:00 in the Meeting Room to discuss Nathaniel Philbrick's Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery: The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842.
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'A Feast for Crows' Discussion 3

We will discuss book four of the A Song of Ice and Fire series by George R.R.

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