Good Reads – May 2018

White Houses by Amy Bloom Tuesday, May 15, 2018 7:00 PM   Lorena Hickok meets Eleanor Roosevelt in 1932 while reporting on Franklin Roosevelt’s first presidential campaign. Having grown up worse than poor in South Dakota and reinvented herself as the most prominent woman reporter in America, “Hick,” as she’s…

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Good Reads – October 2017

The Radium Girls by Kate Moore Tuesday, October 17, 2017 7:oo PM The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women. The Curies’ newly discovered element of radium makes gleaming headlines across the nation as the fresh face of beauty, and wonder drug of the medical community. From body lotion to tonic…

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Good Reads – September 2017

The Sunshine Sisters by Jane Green Tuesday, September 19, 2017 7:oo PM Ronni Sunshine left London for Hollywood to become a beautiful, charismatic star of the silver screen. But at home, she was a narcissistic, disinterested mother who alienated her three daughters. But now the Sunshine Girls are together again,…

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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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Good Reads – June 2017

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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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