BOOK GROUPS - Fall 2018


Limited to Fort Lee Library cardholders. Register online via the calendar or contact the Reference Desk at 201.592.3614 ext 1. Multiple copies of monthly selections will be available for pick-up at the Circulation Desk. 


BETWEEN THE COVERS led by Chris Yurgelonis, Library Director
Discusses fiction titles (Location TBD)
Mon, September 17 at 7pm This is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel
Mon, October 15 at 7pm Murder is Easy by Agatha Christie
Mon, November 19 at 7pm This Is How You Lose Her by Junot Diaz
Mon, December 10 at 7pm Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

Each month one of your librarians will choose a book to read and explore.
Thurs, October 11 at 2pm In Cold Blood by Truman Capote: Led by Programming/Reference Librarian Kerry
Thurs, November 8 at 2pm Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values by Robert Pirsig: Led by Technology/Reference Librarian Christopher
Thurs, December 13 at 2pm Persuasion by Jane Austen: Led by Head of Reference Gina

READERS’ CHOICE led by Library volunteers
Discusses both fiction and nonfiction titles (Conference Rm)

Wed, September 12 at 2pm Multiple Choice by Alejandro Zambra

KOREAN BOOK CLUB led by Library volunteers
(Window Meeting Rm)
Tues, September 18 at 10am 파이 이야기 / 얀 마텔
Tues, October 16 at 10am  인생에서 너무 늦은 때란 없습니다 /애나 메리 로버트슨 모지스
Tues, November 20 at 10am  원더 / R.J. 팔라시오
Tues, December 18 at 10am 바깥은 여름 / 김애란


POETRY DISCUSSION GROUP Led by Sara Halman, Fort Lee resident
(Window Meeting Rm)

Join us for an afternoon to “unpack your heart” with poetry readings followed by thoughtful discussion. No advanced reading required.
Thurs, September 27, October 25 & December 20 at 1:30pm

NON-FICTION BOOK GROUP led by Gina Webb-Metz, Head of Reference

(Window Meeting Rm)
Wed, September 5 at 10:30am This Blessed Earth: A Year in the Life of an American Family Farm by Ted Genoways
Wed, October 10 at 10:30am Just Like Us: The True Story of Four Mexican Girls Coming of Age in America by Helen Thorpe
Wed, November 7 at 10:30am My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem
Wed, December 5 at 10:30am Seven Days in the Art World by Sarah Thornton


COOKBOOK CLUB & POTLUCK led by Morris Balacco, Head of Collection Development
Thu, October 4 & December 6, 7-8:30pm
Pick a seasonal recipe from one of your favorite cookbooks. Prepare your chosen dish to share and bring along with a copy of the recipe. Enjoy each other’s dishes & discuss the recipes. Adults ages 18 and up. Registration required via online calendar or by calling the Reference Desk at 201.592.3614 ext 1.