October 2015 Book DiscussionsPosted: September 26, 2015
The Tuesday Morning Book Group has decided to discuss a classic, To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf. They will be meeting at 10:00 a.m. on October 20.
The Tuesday Evening Book Group is discussing The Last Policeman by Ben Winters at 7:00 p.m. on October 27. This is the first book in a mystery trilogy set in pre-apocalyptic New England, and won an Edgar award. In six months, an asteroid nicknamed Maia might collide with the planet. Hank Palace is an idealistic new police detective who has chosen work over pleasure or despair, unlike many others in his uncertain time. Here is my earlier review.
The Crime Readers are meeting on Thursday, October 15 at 7:00 p.m. to discuss Blood of the Wicked by Leighton Gage. The Crime Readers, co-sponsored by the Indian Prairie Public Library, meet at Home Run Inn Pizza in Darien. Optional dinner is at 6:00 p.m. In Blood of the Wicked, Chief Inspector Mario Silva is asked to investigate the murder of a bishop in a remote Brazilian village.