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Book Group Meetings, Brown Bag Mystery Readers
Monday, July 09, 2018 - 12:00pm
by Jim Thompson
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
World Literature, Book Group Meetings
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 6:30pm
by J. G. Farrell
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
World Literature, Book Group Meetings
Wednesday, August 01, 2018 - 6:30pm
by J. G. Farrell
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Book cover of Bloodmoney
Book Group Meetings, Brown Bag Mystery Readers
Monday, August 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
by David Ignatius
Members Only; Free
Book cover for Wise Blood
World Literature, Book Group Meetings
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 6:30pm
by Flannery O’Connor
Members Only; Free
Book cover of The Man Who Liked to Look at Himself
Book Group Meetings, Brown Bag Mystery Readers
Monday, September 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
by K.C. Constantine
Members Only; Free
Book Group Meetings - Brown Bag Mystery Readers
Monday, July 09, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

The Kill-Off

by Jim Thompson

Luane Devore's days are numbered. All her neighbors in the declining seaside resort town of Manduwoc want her dead...

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
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Book Group Meetings - World Literature
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm

The Siege of Krishnapur

by J. G. Farrell

India, 1857—the year of the Great Mutiny, when Muslim soldiers turned in bloody rebellion on their British overlords. This time of convulsion is the subject of J. G. Farrell’s The Siege of Krishnapur, widely considered one of the finest British novels of the last fifty years.

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Book Group Meetings - World Literature
Wednesday, August 01, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm

The Siege of Krishnapur

by J. G. Farrell

India, 1857—the year of the Great Mutiny, when Muslim soldiers turned in bloody rebellion on their British overlords. This time of convulsion is the subject of J. G. Farrell’s The Siege of Krishnapur, widely considered one of the finest British novels of the last fifty years.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
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Book Group Meetings - Brown Bag Mystery Readers
Monday, August 13, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Bloodmoney

by David Ignatius

Someone in Pakistan is killing the members of a new CIA unit trying to buy peace with America’s enemies. It falls to Sophie Marx, a young officer with a big chip on her shoulder, to figure out who’s doing the killing and why.

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Book Group Meetings - World Literature
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm

Wise Blood

by Flannery O’Connor

Wise Blood, Flannery O'Connor's astonishing first novel, is a classic of twentieth-century literature.

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Book Group Meetings - Brown Bag Mystery Readers
Monday, September 10, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

The Man Who Liked to Look at Himself

by K.C. Constantine

Mario Balzic and Lt. Harry Minyon of the state police are hunting pheasant at the Rocksburg Rod and Gun Club when, after Minyon's dog bites Balzic, the dog uncovers a piece of human bone that shows signs of having been hacked apart.

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