2009-06-25 / About Town

Library to hold book discussion groups

The Jamestown library book groups have announced their upcoming titles and schedules. The next book to be discussed will be “My Life in France” by Julia Child. Discussions will be on Monday, July 20, at 7 p.m. and Tuesday, July 21, at 1 p.m.

On Aug. 17 and 18, the groups will discuss “The Women” by T. Coraghessan Boyle, a novel that portrays the notorious life of architect Frank Lloyd Wright and his relationships with four women.

On Sept. 15 and 21, the groups will discuss “My Stroke of Insight” by Jill Bolte Taylor. The Oct. 19 and 20 selection will be “A History of Love” by Nicole Krauss.

On Nov. 16 and 17, the groups will discuss “Stoner” by John Edward Williams and on Dec. 14 and 15, the selection will be “Olive Kitteridge” by Elizabeth Strout.

The Jamestown library features two book discussions. Meetings are the third week of the month. The evening group meets on the third Monday of the month at 7 p.m. and the afternoon group meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 1 p.m. Both groups are facilitated by library director Judy Bell.

The book discussions are free and open to the public. Call 423-7280 for more information or to reserve a copy of the book.

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