Celebrate the season, but don’t forget to take time out for yourself. Click on the links or go to the catalog to place holds on any of our book club selections. Find more info on our book club webpage. You can also subscribe to monthly NextReads newsletters to find new releases in your favorite genres. Happy reading!
The holidays are not always merry and bright, especially when it comes to mysteries. Check out our list of Christmas Crime by clicking on the link above. There are a lot of holiday mysteries out there so do not hesitate to ask for additional suggestions!
Explores the previously uncelebrated but pivotal contributions of NASA’s African-American women mathematicians to America’s space program, describing how Jim Crow laws segregated them from their white counterparts despite their groundbreaking successes.
The romance between Captain Wentworth and Anne, the daughter of Sir Walter Elliot, is doomed because of the young man’s family connections and lack of wealth, until he makes his fortune at sea and returns to claim her as his wife.
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The book club meets at Prison City Pub and Brewery at 28 State St. in Auburn.
Reluctantly hired into the home of a famed reclusive writer who would recapture her lost fortunes by completing a new manuscript, Alice Whitley becomes obsessed with identifying the paternity of her employer’s precocious young son.