Good Reads – August 2017

The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena Tuesday, August 15, 2017 7:oo PM Anne and Marco Conti seem to have it all—a loving relationship, a wonderful home, and their beautiful baby, Cora. But one night when they are at a dinner party next door, a terrible crime is committed. Suspicion…

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Good Reads – July 2017

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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr Tuesday, July 18, 2017 7:oo PM Winner of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize, a favorite of book clubs the world over, this beautifully written novel tells the story of a blind French girl, Marie-Laure, and a German boy, Werner, whose paths collide…

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Based on the Book – July 2017

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins Thursday, July 6, 2017 7:oo PM Commuter Rachel Watson catches daily glimpses of a seemingly perfect couple, Scott and Megan, from the window of her train. One day, Watson witnesses something shocking unfold in the backyard of the strangers’ home. Rachel tells the authorities…

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Good Reads – June 2017

You Will Know Me Cover

You Will Know Me by Megan Abbott Tuesday, June 20, 2017 7:oo PM How far will you go to achieve a dream? That’s the question a celebrated coach poses to Katie and Eric Knox after he sees their daughter Devon, a gymnastics prodigy and Olympic hopeful, compete. For the Knoxes there are…

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Based on the Book – June 2017

Paper Towns by John Green Thursday, June 1, 2017 7:oo PM Paper Towns is a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin and his enigmatic neighbor Margo, who loved mysteries so much she became one. After taking him on an all-night adventure through their hometown, Margo suddenly disappears – leaving behind cryptic clues…

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Author visit – Rachael O Phillips

Author Rachael O. Phillips will be presenting a program at the Mercer County District Library, Monday May 1 at 6:00 pm.   She will be speaking about her writing career and giving us insight on where she gets ideas for her writings As a church music director, Rachael began her unplanned…

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