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A book club sponsored by Durham County Library that meets at East Regional Library. We read a variety of fiction and nonfiction. We like true crime, magical realism ,book club favorites, classics. Past books include Devil in the White City, the Soloist, Water for Elephants, Freakanomics, Age of Innocence, and The Book Thief.

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  • January 12 · 7:00 PM

    Go to Paris with Papa Hemingway

    4 Readers

    January's selection is The Paris Wife by Paula McClain.  McClain writes about the marriage of Hadley Richardson Hemingway to you-know-who.  They meet and marry in... Learn more
  • Dec 8, 2015 · 7:00 PM

    Read about Love as a Declaration of Freedom

    5 Readers

    December's choice is Brief Loves that Live Forever by Andei Makine.  Makine's narrator recalls loving in the Soviet Union, when feeling love deeply became almost an act... Learn more
  • Nov 10, 2015 · 7:00 PM

    A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki

    5 Readers

    November's story begins when a writer named Ruth, living on Vancouver Island, finds a collection of materials contained in a Hello Kitty lunchbox that has washed up on... Learn more
  • Oct 13, 2015 · 7:00 PM

    The Snow Child

    7 Readers

    We took and break in September and held an onsite retreat to discuss books.  The fruit of our deliberations are selections for the next three months, which might be a... Learn more
  • Sep 8, 2015 · 7:00 PM

    Take a Break!

    9 Readers

    We're going to take September off.  Actually, we will meet on September 8 at the usual place and time to talk about books we have been and are reading, and pick some... Learn more
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  • Jennifer founded 40 and over Durham County Library Book Club

    on December 16

Founded Dec 16, 2009

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