Category Archive: The Bookies – Book Discussion

Mar 26

Book Group-Hidden Figures- 4/25- 6:00PM

Thursday, April 25th at 6:00PM At Goodwin Library This month “The Bookies” are reading Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly. Hidden Figures follows the interwoven accounts of Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, Katherine Johnson and Christine  Darden, four African American women who participated in some of NASA’s greatest successes. It chronicles their careers over nearly three decades …

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Jan 24

Book Group 2/28 – 6PM

Thursday, February 28th at 6:00PM At the Goodwin Library The Bookies are Back! This month we are reading Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult. Check out a copy at the Adult Circulation Desk, we have audiobooks, Large Print, and regular print. Summary: Ruth Jefferson is a labor and delivery nurse at a Connecticut hospital with …

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May 18

The Bookies Book Group 5/24 – 6PM

Thursday, May 24th at 6PM At the Goodwin Library Join us in reading Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand. It’s about the survival of a WWII pilot who crashed into the Pacific Ocean. Copies are available for check out at the adult circulation desk (including audio book copies). New members are always welcome. Come discuss this raved …

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Apr 06

Book Group “The Bookies” 4/26 – 6PM

Tuesday, April 28th at 6:00PM At the Goodwin Library This month the book is Inside Out & Back Again by Thanha Lai. It’s about the journey of a young girl traveling from Vietnam in 1975 in this poetic work. Pick up a copy today! We have print and audio copies of this book available. New …

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Feb 05

Book Group 2/22 – 6PM

Thursday, February 22nd at 6:00PM At the Goodwin Library Join us in discussing The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot. New members are always welcome.  This is the story of the woman whose cells helped develop the Polio vaccine and make other scientific advancements. Pick up a copy today at the circulation desk! …

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