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  1. What does the Shared Reading Group at East 38th really think of Henry James?


    May 9, 2016 by Reader's Connection

    I take great pleasure every month in posting a list of book discussions that are scheduled for the following month. The books for most branches change every month, so I…

  2. Book Discussions May 2016


    April 20, 2016 by Reader's Connection

    We are two-thirds of the way through National Poetry Month, and tomorrow is Poem in Your Pocket Day. And Saturday will be the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death. I’m all…

  3. Book Discussions in April


    March 28, 2016 by Reader's Connection

    Unusual things will happen in April. Warren’s book discussion will happen at Irvington, due to the renovations going on at Warren. Lawrence will have two book discussions, both on April…

  4. Book Discussions March 2016


    February 22, 2016 by Reader's Connection

    Nonfiction this month covers the Galveston hurricane of 1900, the Crispus Attucks basketball hurricanes of 1955 and 1956, a 16-year-old who sets off to sail around the world, and the…

  5. February Book Discussions


    January 25, 2016 by Reader's Connection

    We begin the month with a nonfiction account of the first airplanes. Later we read a novel about Charles Lindbergh’s wife–and then later another novel inspired by a real-life air…