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The Devil in the White City

Erik Larson · Vintage
Format: Paperback

September 25, 2019     Discussion Leader: Larry Arthington --- 

Erik Larson intertwines the true tale of the 1893 World's Fair and the cunning serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims to their death. Combining meticulous...

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The Princess Bride: S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure

William Goldman · Harcourt
Pages: 512
Format: Book

October 23, 2019     

Discussion Leader: John Jesse ---

 

William Goldman's modern fantasy classic is a simple, exceptional story about quests - for riches, revenge, power, and, of course, true love - that's...

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Where the Crawdads Sing

Delia Owens · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 384
Format: Book

November 20, 2019    Discussion Leader: Diane Marsh--- 
For years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately...

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The Girl with Seven Names : An Escape From North Korea

Hyeonseo Lee · William Collins
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

January 22, 2020     Discussion Leader: Etta McQuade --- 

An extraordinary insight into life under one of the world's most ruthless and secretive dictatorships - and the story of one woman's terrifying struggle to avoid capture/repatriation...

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The Blue Castle

L.M. Montgomery · Sourcebooks Fire; Reprint edition
Format: Book

February 26, 2020     Discussion Leader: Brooke Dodds --- 

When Dreams Come True All her life, Valancy Stirling lived on a quiet little street in an ugly little house and never dared to contradict her domineering mother and her unforgiving...

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The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century

KIRK WALLACE JOHNSON · Viking
Pages: 320
Format: Book

March 25, 2020     Discussion Leader: Eloise Fugal --- 

On a cool June evening in 2009, after performing a concert at London's Royal Academy of Music, twenty-year-old American flautist Edwin Rist boarded a train for a suburban outpost...

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The Waiting: The True Story of a Lost Child, a Lifetime of Longing, and a Miracle for a Mother Who Never Gave Up

Cathy LaGrow · Tyndale Momentum
Pages: 323
Format: Book

April 22, 2020     Discussion Leader: Tereisa Bigo --- 

An unforgettable true story that will touch your heart and make you believe in love's enduring legacy, and in the power of prayer.In 1928, 16-year-old Minka was on a picnic in the woods...

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Circe

Madeline Miller · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 400
Format: Book

May 27, 2020    Discussion Leader: Yara Wilson --- 


In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe is a strange child--not powerful, like her father, nor viciously alluring like her mother....

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