The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

Tuesday March 17, 2015 7:00 From the celebrated author of The Secret Life of Bees, a magnificent novel about two unforgettable American women. Inspired by the true story of early-nineteenth-century abolitionist and suffragist Sarah Grimké, Kidd paints a moving portrait of two women inextricably linked by the horrors of slavery.  Join the…

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Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King

Tuesday February 17, 2015       7:00 pm “In a high-suspense race against time, three of the most unlikely heroes Stephen King has ever created try to stop a lone killer from blowing up thousands. “On one level, Mr. Mercedes is an expertly crafted example of the classic race-against-the-clock thriller. On…

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The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult

Tuesday August 19, 2014 7:00 pm Sage Singer is a baker, a loner, until she befriends an old man who’s particularly beloved in her community. Josef Weber is everyone’s favorite retired teacher and Little League coach. One day he asks Sage for a favor: to kill him. Shocked, Sage refuses—and…

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Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter

Tuesday July 15, 2014 7:00 pm From the moment it opens—on a rocky patch of Italian coastline, circa 1962, when a daydreaming young innkeeper looks out over the water and spies a mysterious woman approaching him on a boat—Jess Walter’s Beautiful Ruins is a dazzling, yet deeply human, roller coaster of a…

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