Readers of the Night Book Club

Readers of the Night Book Club

This book club meets on the third Thursday of the month @ 6:30 p.m. in the upper level meeting room of the library and is open to the public.  For more information, please call Barbara Hunt at 262-377-7766.

Thursday, December 21, at 6:30 p.m.
by Ann Patchett
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A five-decade saga tracing the impact of an act of infidelity on the parents and children of two Southern California families traces their shared summers in Virginia and the disillusionment that shapes their lasting bond.

Thursday, January 18, at 6:30 p.m.
Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
by Erik Larson
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A chronicle of the sinking of the Lusitania discusses the factors that led to the tragedy and the contributions of such figures as Woodrow Wilson, bookseller Charles Lauriat, and architect Theodate Pope Riddle.

Thursday, February 15, at 6:30 p.m.
The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane
by Lisa See
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Explores the lives of a Chinese mother and her daughter, who has been adopted by an American couple, tracing the very different cultural factors that compel them to consume a rare native tea that has shaped their family’s destiny for generations.

Thursday, March 15, at 6:30 p.m.
In the Shadow of Alabama
by Judy Reene Singer
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When a stranger at her father’s funeral delivers an odd gift, Rachel Fleischer finds herself drawn into the epic story of her father’s World War II experience, and the friendships, trauma, scandal, and betrayals that would scar the rest of his life.