The Christmas Train by David Baldacci Tuesday December 18, 2012 Special Christmas Meeting at Bella’s Italian Grille 1081 West Bank Road  (Dutch Treat for dinner) 6:30 pm In a departure from his usual thrillers, bestselling author David Baldacci brings us this sweet holiday tale full of humor, romance, mystery, and…

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The Paris Wife by Paula McLain

Tuesday August 21, 2012 7:00pm Chicago, 1920: Hadley Richardson is a quiet twenty-eight year old who has all but given up on love and happiness- until she meets Ernest Hemingway and her life changes forever. Following a whirlwind courtship and wedding, the pair set sail for Paris, where they become…

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The Peach Keeper by Sarah Addison Allen

Tuesday July 17, 2012 7:00 Thirty-year-old Willa Jackson might be returning to her rural North Carolina home to escape her failed marriage, but what awaits her is anything but a smooth, quiet healing period. Instead, Willa tosses herself into a 75-year-old murder mystery and a developing relationship with a local…

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The Pioneer Woman by Ree Drummond

Tuesday June 19, 2012 7:00 pm The Pioneer Woman: Black Heels to Tractor Wheels,  A Love Story Popular blogger and cookbook author, Ree Drummond, shares the story of her courtship and marriage to her husband, whom she refers to as “Marlboro Man”. Though Drummond grew up in Oklahoma, she never…

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NIGHT ROAD by Kristin Hannah

Tuesday, May 15 7:00 Jude Farraday has always put her children’s needs above her own, and it shows—her twins, Mia and Zach—are bright and happy teenagers.  When Lexi Baill moves into their small, close knit community, no one is more welcoming than Jude. Lexi, a former foster child, quickly becomes…

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TURN OF MIND by ALICE LAPLANTE

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 7:00 pm The bestseller, Turn of Mind is a literary thriller about a retired orthopedic surgeion suffering from dementia and accused of killing her best friend. LaPlante’s debut novel brings us deep into a brilliant woman’s deteriorating mind, where the impossibility of recognizing reality can be…

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