February 2017 Book DiscussionsPosted: January 24, 2017
At 10 a.m. on February 21, the Tuesday Morning Book Group is discussing Between You & Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen by Mary Norris, a humorous memoir of a copy editor at the New Yorker magazine. Dictionaries, grammar, editing, pencils, and life at the New Yorker are all discussed. My earlier review of the book is here.
The Tuesday Evening Book Group is meeting at 7 p.m. on February 28 to discuss The Miniaturist, a historical novel by Jessie Burton. Set in 17th century Amsterdam, a suspenseful story of love, secrets, and an unexpectedly dangerous city. Here’s my earlier review.
The Crime Readers are talking about The Cold, Cold Ground by Adrian McKinty. They are meeting at Home Run Inn Pizza in Darien at 7 pm on Thursday, February 16, with optional dinner at 6 pm. The Crime Readers are co-sponsored by the Indian Prairie Public Library.
Copies of the books will be available at the Adult & Teen Services Reference Desk. Happy Reading!