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This September, Oak Park Public Library is hosting 8 book discussions:
MYSTERY'S GREATEST HITS SERIES:
Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
Tuesday, September 4, 12:00 pm Maze Branch Library
Detective Hercule Poirot must find the killer amongst a dozen of the dead man's enemies. Copies available for check out from the Maze Branch Library.
FOOD FOR THOUGHT SERIES:
Baked and Baked Explorations by Matt Lewis and Renato Poliafito
Sunday, September 9, 2:00 pm Main Library Book Discussion Room
Make your favorite recipe from either book and bring it to share at this discussion and tasting. Copies available for check out from the Main Library.
LITERARY POLITICS SERIES:
All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren
Thursday, September 13, 7:00 pm Maze Branch Library
Depicts the rise and fall of demagogue Willie Talos, a fictional Southern politician. Copies available for check out from the Maze Branch Library.
BROWN BAG BOOK GROUP:
Last Kashmiri Rose by Barbara Cleverly
Tuesday, September 18, 12:00 pm Dole Branch Library
Spellbinding story, the first in the Joe Sandilands Scotland Yard detective series. Copies available for check out from the Dole Branch Library starting August 18.
Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Wednesday, September 19, 1:00 pm Main Library Book Discussion Room
Memoir of a charismatic Somali woman who pulls no punches as an advocate of women's rights. Copies available for check out from the Main Library starting August 19.
READ & REFLECT SERIES:
Winner-Take-All Politics by Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson
Friday, September 21, 12:00 pm Dole Branch Library
A provocative read which makes the case for politics being the true heart of the American economic downturn. Copies available for check out from the Dole Branch Library starting August 21.
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Hot Pink by Adam Levin
Tuesday, September 25, 8:00 pm Molly Malone's, 7652 Madison Street
Polling at genre-x.com chose this local author for the September discussion. Copies available for check out from the Main Library starting August 25.
PHAT FICTION BOOK GROUP:
Lady Elect by Nikita Lynnette Nichols
Wednesday, September 26, 7:00 pm Takara, 123 N. Marion Street, Oak Park
Explore this work of urban fiction. Copies available for check out from the Main Library starting August 26.
Library book discussions are free and open to all who are committed to reading and talking about books.
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