Nov
21
Thu
Novel Conversations @ Coralville Public Library
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Novel Conversations is a book group that alternates between classic novels and more recent works of fiction and nonfiction.
Participants are welcome to come to all the meetings or just those that sound interesting.  Multiple copies of each
book are available for checkout in the library and are, whenever possible, made available in large print, audiobook, and
ebook editions.

Novel Conversations meets the third Thursday of each month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Board Room. Refreshments are served!

Things Fall Apart by Chinua AchebeThursday, November 21 : Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

Things Fall Apart chronicles pre-colonial life in south eastern Nigeria, and the arrival of Europeans in the late 1800s, through the character of Okonkwo, who must navigate the changes with his people. Things Fall Apart has sold more than 20 million copies worldwide, and has been translated into more than 50 languages.

 

Dec
11
Wed
It’s A Mystery Book Group @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

‘It’s a Mystery’ is a mystery book discussion group that has met at the Coralville Public Library for over twenty years. We meet on the second Wednesday of each month at 10:00 am, and you are welcome to join in any time. Come when the book sounds good, or to every meeting.

Everyone is welcome to join the lively discussion!

The Witch Elm by Tana French (book cover)Wednesday, December 11 : The Witch Elm by Tana French

The elm in question lives on the estate where two frail men—Toby, still recovering from a brutal mugging, and Hugo, his dying uncle—live. Their lives are interrupted when a skull is discovered in the elm and detectives discover more secrets from the past.

Dec
19
Thu
Novel Conversations @ Coralville Public Library
Dec 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Novel Conversations is a book group that alternates between classic novels and more recent works of fiction and nonfiction. Participants are welcome to come to all the meetings or just those that sound interesting.  Multiple copies of each book are available for checkout in the library and are, whenever possible, made available in large print, audiobook, and ebook editions.

Novel Conversations meets the third Thursday of each month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Board Room. Refreshments are served!

The Ones We Choose by Julie Clark (book cover)Thursday, December 19 : The Ones We Choose by Julie Clark

Page Robson is a geneticist with an eight year old son she conceived via an anonymous sperm donor. Parenthood is full of surprises, but nothing has quite prepared Paige for her son’s questions, for what she is learning from her own research, and from the discovery she makes that changes both their lives.