After I’m Gone by Laura Lippman

Tuesday February 16, 2016 7:00 Laura Lippman, the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of The Most Dangerous Thing, I’d Know You Anywhere, and What the Dead Know, returns with an addictive story that explores how one man’s disappearance echoes through the lives of the wife, mistress, and daughters he left behind.  Join Mercer…

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Some Luck by Jane Smiley

Tuesday November 17, 2015 7:00 This sweeping, carefully plotted novel traces the history, from 1920 to the Cold War era, of a single Iowa farming family. Each chapter focuses on one year, setting the minor catastrophes and victories of the family’s life against a backdrop of historical change, particularly the…

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A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

Tuesday September 15, 2015 7:00 In this bestselling and charming debut from one of Sweden’s most successful authors, a grumpy yet loveable man finds his solitary world turned on its head when a boisterous young family moves in next door.  Join Mercer County Library’s Newest Book Discussion Group Meeting the…

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The Magician’s Lie by Greer Macallister

Tuesday August 18, 2015 7:00 “Water for Elephants meets The Night Circus in The Magician’s Lie, a debut novel in which the country’s most notorious female illusionist stands accused of her husband’s murder―and she has only one night to convince a small-town policeman of her innocence.” Join Mercer County Library’s Newest Book Discussion Group…

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Someone by Alice McDermott

Tuesday July 21, 2015 7:00 An ordinary life—its sharp pains and unexpected joys, its bursts of clarity and moments of confusion—lived by an ordinary woman: this is the subject of Someone, Alice McDermott’s extraordinary novel.Marie’s first heartbreak and her eventual marriage; her brother’s brief stint as a Catholic priest, subsequent…

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One Plus One by JoJo Moyes

 Tuesday April 21, 2015 7:00 One single mom.  One chaotic family.  One quirky stranger. One irresistible love story from the New York Times bestselling author of Me Before You. Join Mercer County Library’s Newest Book Discussion Group Meeting the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm Please pre-register by…

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