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For more information about our adult book clubs please contact us at 972-516-6250 option 3 or email us at libinfo@wylietexas.gov.
 
 
4th Monday Book Club
 
Join us on Goodreads for the 4th Monday Book Club. Discssion prompts will be posted on the 4th Monday of each month-you can post your thoughts on the book when it's convenient for YOU! The discussion will then continue until it's time for the next book



April 28th

Longbourn
Jo Baker

Sarah, the orphaned housemaid, spends her days scrubbing the laundry, polishing the floors, and emptying the chamber pots for the Bennet household. But there is just as much romance, heartbreak, and intrigue downstairs at Longbourn as there is upstairs. When a mysterious new footman arrives, the orderly realm of the servants’ hall threatens to be completely, perhaps irrevocably, upended.

Longbourn 
 


May 26th

Burial Rites
Hannah Kent

Horrified at the prospect of housing a convicted murderer, the family at first avoids Agnes. Only Tóti, a priest Agnes has mysteriously chosen to be her spiritual guardian, seeks to understand her. But as Agnes's death looms, the farmer's wife and their daughters learn there is another side to the sensational story they've heard.

 

Burial Rites 
 


4th Monday's Past Selections






Booked on Fridays

Booked on Fridays is our lunch time book club that meets the second Friday of each month.  Bring your lunch and join us for some light conversation and fun.  Meetings are held at 12:00 pm in the Conference Room


May 9th

I Hunt Killers
Barry Lyga

Jasper "Jazz" Dent is a likable teenager. A charmer, one might say. But he's also the son of the world's most infamous serial killer, and for Dear Old Dad, Take Your Son to Work Day was year-round. Jazz has witnessed crime scenes the way cops wish they could—from the criminal's point of view. And now bodies are piling up in Lobo's Nod. In an effort to clear his name, Jazz joins the police in a hunt for a new serial killer. But Jazz has a secret—could he be more like his father than anyone knows?

I Hunt Killers
 


June 13th

The Language of Flowers
Vanessa Diffenbaugh


The Victorian language of flowers was used to convey romantic expressions: honeysuckle for devotion, asters for patience, and red roses for love. But for Victoria Jones, it’s been more useful in communicating mistrust and solitude. After a childhood spent in the foster-care system, she is unable to get close to anybody, and her only connection to the world is through flowers and their meanings. Now eighteen and 

The Language of Flowers 
emancipated from the system with nowhere to go, Victoria realizes she has a gift for helping others through the flowers she chooses for them. But an unexpected encounter with a mysterious stranger has her questioning what’s been missing in her life. And when she’s forced to confront a painful secret from her past, she must decide whether it’s worth risking everything for a second chance at happiness. 

Booked on Fridays' Past Selections




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