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Update: Effective 3/13/2020 All book groups will meet via a toll-free conference call. Please contact the shop at rakestraw_books@yahoo.com for details on how to use this service.

“There is comfort, even among strangers, when people find something they are equally passionate about.”  

3rd Tuesday Morning -- Loucy's Group
This group meets on Tuesday, 15 December 2020 at 10:30 AM to discuss Anxious People
by Fredrik Backman. Staff facilitator: Loucy.

3rd Wednesday Evening -- "But 'First' Wine" Book Group
This group meets on Wednesday, 16 December 2020 at 7 PM to discuss Attachments by Rainbow Rowell. Staff facilitators: Anastasia.

4th Tuesday Evening -- The "I Love This Book" Book Group
This group is on hiatus until further notice. Staff facilitator: Michael.

4th Friday Morning -- Julie's Group (Note: we're meeting early this month due to Christmas.)
This group meets on Friday, 18 December 2020 at 10:30 AM
to discuss The Grammarians by Cathleeen Schine. Staff facilitator: Julie.

These groups are free of charge and open to the whole community. Just read the book and come along to be part of these lively discussions.

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Anxious People: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781501160837
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atria Books - September 8th, 2020

Highly entertaining comedy with heart about a crime that never happened. Backman at his best. -- Susan


Attachments: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780452297548
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Plume - March 27th, 2012

 


The Grammarians: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250758231
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Picador - November 10th, 2020