Upcoming selections for discussion:
The Burgess Boys by Elizabeth Strout on July 23
And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini on August 27
Little Big Man by Thomas Berger on September 24
Our July selection, The Burgess Boy s,is a tale of two brothers haunted by their past. When a freak accident kills their father, the brothers escape from their Maine town to New York City. When summoned back home by their sister, the Burgess brothers return to the landscape of their childhood, where the long-buried tensions that have shaped and shadowed their relationship begin to surface in unexpected ways that will change them forever. The Burgess Boys has appeared on many best book lists for 2013, and promises to create a thought provoking discussion. The book talk begins at 6:45 p.m. in the Library Community Room, and light refreshments will be served.