Novel Experience Book Group

Tuesdays, 7:30–8:30 p.m. in the Cardinal Room

This group discusses popular books from recent years focusing on a variety of authors and the hottest books for book discussion groups.  All book lovers are welcome and encouraged to join us.

Register and pick up your book at the Info Desk, 847.392.0100, or online.  Registration for the September  discussion begins August 1.

There are no fees and books are picked up at the Info Desk, checked out on patron's library cards and returned to the Library as each title is discussed.  Regular fines apply.


   Date Title  
  Sept 2 Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple  
  Oct 7 The Imposter by Damon Galgut  
  Nov 4 Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline  
  Dec 2 Someone by Alice McDermott  
  Feb 3 The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne and When She Woke by Hillary Jordan  
  Mar 3 The Circle by Dave Eggers  
  April 7 The Bartender's Tale by Ivan Doig  
  May 5 Songs of Willow Frost by Jamie Ford  
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