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Words around the World

Words Around the World Book Club features books with settings from around the world. The book club meets once a month on Saturday at 11:00 AM and the following Monday at 7:00 PM. Each month requires registration.

January – June 2017

Title Author Date (click to register)
The Impostor Damon Galgut Saturday, June 17th at 11 AM
In the Woods Tana French Saturday, May 13th at 11 AM
A Gesture Life Chang-rae Lee Saturday, April 8th at 11 AM
The Dinner Herman Koch Saturday, March 18th at 11 AM
A Golden Age Tahmima Anam Saturday, February 11th at 11 AM


Lily King Saturday, January 14th at 11 AM

Fall 2016

Title Author Dates (click to register)
Snow Hunters Paul Yoon Sat: Dec 17th, 2016
Mon: Dec 19th, 2016
The Feast of the Goat Mario Vargas Llosa

Sat: Nov 19th, 2016
Mon: Nov 21st, 2016

Purple Hibiscus Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Sat: Oct 15th, 2016
Mon: Oct 24th, 2016

Evening is the Whole Day Preeta Samarasan

Sat: Sept. 17th, 2016
Mon: Sept. 19th, 2016

Spring 2016

Fall on Your Knees Ann-Marie Macdonald

Sat: June 18th 2016
Mon: June 20th, 2016

The Shadow of the Crescent Moon Fatima Bhutto Sat: May 14th, 2016
Mon: May 16th, 2016
God Loves Haiti Dimitry Leger Sat: April 16th, 2016
Mon: April 18th, 2016
Grotesque Natsuo Kirino Sat: March 19th, 2016
Mon: March 21st, 2016
Shame & the Captives Thomas Keneally Sat: Feb. 20th, 2016
Mon: Feb. 22nd, 2016
1222 Anne Holt Sat: Jan. 23rd, 2016
Mon: Jan. 25th, 2016