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"Off the Shelf" Adult Book Group

Our “Off the Shelf” book group meets at 7:00 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month in the library's meeting room. Books are available at the front desk one month before the meeting. When available we will try to provide large print and audio copies of the monthly book.

2014

 

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon

Tuesday, June 2, 7:00 p.m.

In 1939 New York City, Joe Kavalier, a refugee from Hitler's Prague, joins forces with his Brooklyn-born cousin, Sammy Clay, to create comic-book superheroes inspired by their own fantasies, fears, and dreams.

 

 

The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane

Tuesday, July 7, 7:00 p.m.

Henry Fleming, a young Union soldier, struggles with his conflicting emotions about violence, death, and the nature of bravery in this ironic, skeptical account of the Civil War. Join us for this classic coming-of-age story.
 
 

Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert

Tuesday, August 4, 7:00 p.m.

Traces the author's decision to quit her job and travel the world for a year after suffering a midlife crisis and divorce, a journey that took her to three places in her quest to explore her own nature and learn the art of spiritual balance.