Are you looking for a good book? Then come check out one of our book-centered programs! The Morton Grove Public Library is your source for what to read next!
BETWEEN THE LINES
Between the Lines will meet back again at the Morton Grove Public Library! The group will meet at two different times.
THE GOOD GIRL by Mary Kubica:
Thursday, September 17, 10 am.
Tuesday, September 22, 7 pm.
I AM MALALA by Malala Yousafzai
Tuesday, October 27, 7 pm.
Thursday, October 29, 10 am.
Want to see what we've been reading? Take a look at our past discussion books!
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LitLounge, cosponsored by the Morton Grove Public Library and the Skokie Public Library, meets in the Irish pub, The Curragh, at 8266 Lincoln Ave., in Skokie.
THE CIRCLE by Dave Eggers:
Wednesday, September 9, 7:30 pm.
THE MARTIAN by Andy Weir
Wednesday, October 14, 7:30 pm.
WALK 'N TALK
Let's go on a journey to France and Greece with the beloved author of The Secret Life of Bees and The Invention of Wings, while trekking through the charming neighborhoods of Morton Grove.
You can pick up the book at the Check-Out Desk a month prior to the meet. The group will meet at the east entrance of the Library at 10 am and all participants will receive a FREE pedometer! So, keep your body and mind active and register now!
TRAVELING WITH POMEGRANATES by Sue Monk Kidd and Ann Kidd
Saturday, October 10, 10:00 am
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Saturday, September 26, 12pm
Enjoy a presentation about award-winning audiobooks that earned top recognition for excellence in storytelling and production. Megan Rosol, Adult Services Librarian, will feature audiobooks of all genres and demonstrate the various narration styles of some of the most beloved audiobook readers.
Additionally, one of the attendees will go home a winner of the audiophile "care package" courtesy of Penguin Random House. Cookie and coffee will be served.
No registration required.
The book talk is held at the American Legion Memorial Civic Center in Morton Grove: 6140 Dempster Street, Morton Grove, IL. 60053. No registration required.
GREAT FIRST LINES IN FICTION
Wednesday, September 2, 1pm
This month, we'll talk about books that will pull you in and refuse to let go from the very first, fabulous line (Program rescheduled from June 3, 2015).
FROM PAGE TO SCREEN
Wednesday, October 7, 1pm
From thrillers to true stories, we'll cover great books you need to read before seeing their adaptations on TV or movie screens.
Chat about fresh, popular YA reads! Pages meets monthly at the Barnes & Noble, 5405 Touhy Ave., in Skokie.
Gabi, a Girl in Pieces by Isabel Quintero
Monday, September 14 at 7:00 pm
Join us for a book discussion of Gabi, a Girl in Pieces by Isabel Quintero. Gabi, the protagonist of the book suffers from all of the normal teenage problems: dysfunctional family, raging hormones, and low self-esteem. On top of all of that, Gabi has to negotiate two very different cultures with very different sets of rules for boys and girls. Gabi's raw, powerful, and poetic coming-of-age story is one that needs to be heard
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