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Kay Carlson Book Discussion Group
Meets the first Wednesday of each month at 10:00 a.m.

Beginning its 38th year, this group reads a variety of contemporary and classic fiction as well as nonfiction. Group members take turns facilitating the discussions.

Copies of the book selections are available for check out at the Library approximately one month before the discussion.

What We Are Reading:


June 4, 2014

To Marry an English Lord
by Gail MacColl
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A delightful account of how American heiresses of the post-Civil War era went searching in England for husbands. Nonfiction


July 2, 2014

Claire of the Sea Light
by Edwidge Danticat
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A stunning portrayal of a small Haitian fishing village where a young girl goes missing on her seventh birthday.


August 6, 2014

by Colum McCann
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In a series of narratives spanning 150 years, transatlantic crossings to Ireland connect the lives of four generations of memorable women.


Look for future discussion titles to be posted later this summer.