Book Groups for the Month of May

Criminal Spines Book Club (NBL)

Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
"Sycamore Row" by John Grisham

Peer into humanity's darker nature via the world of criminals and detectives. This book club will read and discuss mysteries, thrillers, suspense novels and true crime. Plot twists and red herrings are the order of the day, while the level of violence will vary from author to author.

Readers Rendezvous,The daytime book club(NIC)

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple - When her notorious, hilarious, volatile, talented, troubled, and agoraphobic mother goes missing, teenage Bee begins a trip that takes her to the ends of the earth to find her.

Great Books Discussion Group (NBL)

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Death in the woods by Sherwood Anderson

Read Around the World Book Discussion(NSL)

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
"Things Fall Apart" by Chinua Achebe

A classic novel about the confrontation of African tribal life with colonial rule tells the tragic story of a warrior whose manly, fearless exterior conceals bewilderment, fear and anger at the breakdown of his society.

Constant Readers Evening Book Club(NIC)

Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Mr. Churchill's Secretary: A Maggie Hope Mystery by Susan Elia MacNeal. - "Susan Elia MacNeal introduced the remarkable Maggie Hope in her acclaimed debut, Mr. Churchill's Secretary. Now Maggie returns to protect Britain's beloved royals against an international plot--one that could change the course of history.