Online Book Discussions

All of the titles are available in Hoopla. Because these are presented over Zoom, please register with your email address at least one day prior to the program date so we can connect you to the meeting.

Cook the Book Online

6:30–8 pm Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Join community members to enjoy and discuss dishes prepared from various cookbooks or recipes found online. Please be prepared to share the recipe and cookbook used for the discussion.

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Online Book Discussion: Patsy by Nicole Dennis-Benn

7-8 pm Monday, January 11, 2021

Patsy immigrates from Jamaica to America, leaving behind her five year old daughter. Told in alternating voices, readers learn both Patsy’s and her daughter’s points of view.

Copies of the book are available at the Main Library and on Overdrive/Libby.

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Mystery Book Discussion: A Deadly Inside Scoop by Abby Collette followed by a Conversation with the Author

7:30-8:30 pm Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Win is renovating her family’s ice cream shop in the quaint town of Chagrin Falls. On opening day, a snowstorm keeps customers away and a dead body is found, which implicates her father. Win sets out to get the scoop on the stone cold killer. Following the discussion, readers will be treated to a visit with the author.

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Cook the Book Online

6:30–8 pm Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Join community members to enjoy and discuss dishes prepared from various cookbooks or recipes found online. Please be prepared to share the recipe and cookbook used for the discussion.

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Online Book Discussion: The Ungrateful Refugee:What Immigrants Never Tell You by Dina Nayeri

7-8 pm Monday,February 8, 2021

The novelist’s compelling story of escaping Iran as a child with her mother and brother interweaves gripping stories of other current and former refugees in this thought-provoking exploration of the current immigrant experience. Copies of the book are available at the Main Library and on Overdrive/Libby.

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