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 NEST by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney:
Thursday, Sept. 21, 10 am.
Tuesday, Sept. 2, 7 pm.
HOMEGOING by Yaa Gyasi:
Thursday, Oct. 26, 10 am.
Tuesday, Oct. 31, 7 pm.
LitLounge, cosponsored by the Morton Grove Public Library and the Skokie Public Library, meets at Village Inn Pizza, at 8050 Lincoln Ave., in Skokie.
FATES AND FURIES by Lauren Groff:
Wednesday, Sept. 13, 7:30 pm.
BLUE BOY by Rakesh Satyal:
Wednesday, Oct. 11, 7:30 pm.
WALK 'N TALK
THE LOST CITY OF Z by David Grann
Tuesday, Oct. 24, 6 pm.
This month our walk will keep us local while our talk will stretch out to the far away jungles of the Amazonian forest.
The book group will meet at the east entrance of the Library at 6 pm. You can request the book at the Check-Out Desk a month prior to the meet. Keep your mind and body active and register now.
WANT TO WATCH THE MOVIE BEFORE WE MEET? Come to the Hot Ticket showing of The Lost City of Z on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2 & 6:30 pm.
MEET THE AUTHOR SERIES: SARA PARETSKY
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 11 AM
Join us at the Library for an interview with Sara Paretsky, a celebrate New York Times bestselling mystery author and the Founding Member of Sisters in Crime, an organization that "is committed to helping women who write, review, buy, and sell crime fiction."
As part of the 30th anniversary celebration of Sisters in Crime Chicagoland, its board member and Mary Higgins Clark-award winning author, Lori Rader-Day, will interview Sara Paretsky about her long and distinguished career in crime-writing, her founding role in Sisters in Crime, and other bookish topics.
Please join the Sisters in Crime anniversary celebration and meet a beloved author, Sara Paretsky! Cake and refreshments will be served. The Book Cellar will offer books for sale and author signing.
Space is limited. Register today.
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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.
POLICE PROCEDURALS & PRIVATE INVESTIGATORS
Wednesday, Sept. 6, 1pm
In September, we're focusing on the top contemporary mysteries featuring memorable professional detectives solving intricate crimes and puzzles.
GRIEF AND LOSS
Wednesday, Oct. 4, 1pm
Grief and loss are universal human experience. This month, we'll discuss various books that touch upon the ideas of mortality, loss, and healing.