Grafton Library Book Discussion Group

Grafton Library Book Discussion Group

Meets the second Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to join the group. Come for good conversation and light refreshments!


Thursday, December 14, at 6:30 p.m.
Death Stalks Door County
Patricia Skalka
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When a series of suspicious deaths disturbs the summer holiday mood on Wisconsin’s Door County peninsula, park ranger Dave Cubiak, a former Chicago homicide detective, reluctantly investigates and uncovers a web of betrayal and bitter rivalries.

Thursday, January 11, at 6:30 p.m.
The Vengeance of Mothers: The Journals Of Margaret Kelly & Molly McGill
Jim Fergus

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Follows the journal of an embittered woman who participated in the government’s “Brides for Indians” program in 1873, only to become fully absorbed into Cheyenne culture in the face of white society’s rejection.

 

**NO MEETING IN FEBRUARY**

 

Thursday, March 8, at 6:30 p.m.
Britt Marie Was Here
Fredrik Backman

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Walking away from her loveless marriage and taking a job in a derelict, financially devastated town, sixty-three-year-old Britt-Marie uses her fierce organizational skills to become a local soccer coach to a group of lost children.

Thursday, April 12, at 6:30 p.m.
Girl Waits With Gun
Amy Stewart

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Living in virtual isolation years after the revelation of a painful family secret, Constance Kopp is terrorized by a belligerent silk factory owner and fights back in ways outside the norm for early twentieth-century women.

Thursday, May 10, at 6:30 p.m.
In The Shadow Of the Banyan
Vaddey Ratner

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Her life of privilege in Cambodia shattered by the outbreak of civil war on the streets of Phnom Penh, young Raami endures four years of loss, starvation, and brutal forced labor while clinging to memories of the legends and poems told to her by her father.

Thursday, June 14, at 6:30 p.m.
The Woman in Cabin 10
Ruth Ware

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Assigned to review an exclusive North Sea luxury cruise, travel journalist Lo Blacklock witnesses a woman being thrown overboard and is baffled when all passengers remain accounted for, a nightmare that unravels as Lo struggles to convince everyone that what she saw was real.