Literary Freedom Book Group

The Literary Freedom Book Group


Meets: 6 p.m. - 4th Wednesday of the month (except in November & December - meet Monday due to holidays)

Focus: broad range of fiction with an occasional nonfiction title - in November/December, members choose books for the following year


Upcoming selections:

January  -- The River at Night by Erica Ferencik

February  -- Close Enough To Touch by Colleen Oakley

March  -- Slow Man by J.M. Coetzee

April  -- The Spy by Paulo Coelho

May  -- Another Country by James Baldwin

June  -- The Bridge on the Drina by Ivo Andric

July  -- Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck

August  -- The Girl Who Wrote in Silk by Kelli Estes

September  -- The House of the Spirits by isabelle Allende

October  -- The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

November 28 -- Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

December 26  -- No-No Boy by John Okada (or The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah - if unable to find No-No Boy)


The River at Night Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501143205
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Gallery/Scout Press - August 1st, 2017

A "raw, relentless, and heart-poundingly real" (Ruth Ware, New York Times bestselling author) thriller set against the harsh beauty of the Maine wilderness, The River at Night charts the journey of four friends as they fight to survive the aftermath of a white water rafting accident.

Winifred Allen needs a vacation.

Close Enough to Touch Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501139291
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Gallery Books - August 15th, 2017

Can you miss something you never had?

Slow Man Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143037897
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - October 1st, 2006

J.M. Coetzee's latest novel, The Schooldays of Jesus, is now available from Viking. Late Essays: 2006-2016 will be available January 2018.