Book Clubs


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YA for Adults: "These Broken Stars" by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner

Thu., 8/6/15, 7:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Young adult (YA) literature isn't just for teens! Adults are invited to join our YA librarian for discussions of popular teen novels from the last couple of years. August's book will be "These Broken Stars" by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner.
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Bombshell by Catherine Coulter

Book Club: "Bombshell" by Catherine Coulter

Tue., 8/11/15, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Each month book club participants discuss a featured selection. For August, Bombshell by Catherine Coulter is the featured selection. The publisher summary states, "FBI Special Agent Griffin Hammersmith, last seen ... (read more)
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Unborken by Lauren Hillenbrand

Book Club: "Unbroken" by Laura Hillenbrand

Thu., 8/13/15, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
The book Unbroken is a story of a hell raiser, who eventually became one of the greatest American track and field stars, competing in the Berlin Olympics in 1936. As ... (read more)
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Book Club: "I am Malala" by Malala Yousafzai

Thu., 8/13/15, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us for a discussion of "I am Malala" by Malala Yousafzai. The book documents the educational pursuits of the Nobel Peace Prize nominee who became an international symbol ... (read more)
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The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell

Book Club: "The Other Typist" by Suzanne Rindell

Mon., 8/17/15, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Stratford
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Other Typist" by Suzanne Rindell. Working as a typist for the NYC Police Department in 1923, Rose Baker documents ... (read more)
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Women's Night Out: "The River of Doubt" by Candice Millard

Mon., 8/17/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a lively discussion of "The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey." After losing the 1912 presidential election, Roosevelt and his ... (read more)
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The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Book Club: "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak

Wed., 8/26/15, 11:00am 12:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak. ... (read more)
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Readers of Classic Literature: "Miss Lulu Bett" by Zona Gale

Wed., 8/26/15, 12:00pm 1:30pm @ 400 Block
The Readers of Classical Literature will meet on The 400 Block in August to discuss Zona Gale's "Miss Lulu Bett". It's the story of a Midwestern woman who makes ... (read more)
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Comics Club

Thu., 8/27/15, 7:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Do you love comic books? Through our Summer Library Program theme of heroes and superheroes, MCPL Wausau is starting a discussion group for fans of comics and graphic novels. The ... (read more)
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YA for Adults

Thu., 9/3/15, 5:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! Starting with "Twilight" and "Harry Potter," young adult literature has grown in popularity with more and more adults enjoying novels written for teens. Join our young adult librarian for a ... (read more)
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Night Road by Kristin Hannah

Book Club: "Night Road" by Kristin Hannah

Tue., 9/8/15, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Each month book club participants discuss a featured selection. For September, Night Road by Kristin Hannah is the featured selection. The publisher summary states, "For eighteen years, Jude Farraday has ... (read more)
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The Ghost Army of WWII by Rick Beyer and Elizabeth

Book Club: "The Ghost Army of WWII" by Rick Beyer and Elizabeth Sayles

Thu., 9/10/15, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
The Ghost Army consisted of a 1,100 man unit during World War II, whose mission was to impersonate other US Army units that would deceive enemy forces. They staged ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Spymistress" by Jennifer Chiaverini

Thu., 9/10/15, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us for a discussion of "The Spymistress" by Jennifer Chiaverini. Pledging her loyalty to the North at the risk of her life when her native Virginia secedes, Quaker-educated aristocrat ... (read more)
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Book Club

Thu., 9/17/15, 1:30pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters is set in 1922 London. World War I has recently ended, but not before consuming hundreds of thousands of British lives and leaving ... (read more)
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Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Allen

Book Club: "Garden Spells" by Sarah Addison Allen

Mon., 9/21/15, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Stratford
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Garden Spells" by Sarah Addison Allen. The women of the Waverly family are heirs to an unusual legacy, one that grows ... (read more)
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Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple

Book Club: "Where'd You Go, Bernadette" by Maria Semple

Mon., 9/21/15, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Join us for a friendly discussion of Maria Semple's "Where'd You Go, Bernadette."
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Women's Night Out: "Annie Freeman's Fabulous Traveling Funeral" by Kris Radish

Mon., 9/21/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a lively discussion of Kris Radish's "Annie Freeman's Fabulous Traveling Funeral." Five women travel across the country to fulfill the last ... (read more)
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Book Club

Mon., 9/21/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Spencer
The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters is set in 1922 London. World War I has recently ended, but not before consuming hundreds of thousands of British lives and leaving ... (read more)
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The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Book Club: "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Wed., 9/23/15, 11:00am 12:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald. ... (read more)
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Readers of Classic Literature: "The Brothers Karamazov" by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Wed., 9/23/15, 12:00pm 1:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Readers of Classical Literature for a lively discussion of Fyodor Dostoevsky's epic novel "The Brothers Karamazov". Widely considered one of the best novels ever written, it is ... (read more)
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YA For Adults

Thu., 10/1/15, 7:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! Starting with "Twilight" and "Harry Potter," young adult literature has grown in popularity with more and more adults enjoying novels written for teens. Join our young adult librarian for a ... (read more)
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Book Club: " Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands" by Chris Bohjalian

Thu., 10/8/15, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us for a discussion of "Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands" by Chris Bohjalian. Half a year after a cataclysmic nuclear disaster, Emily, convinced that she will be hated as ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Keep Quiet" by Lisa Scottoline

Tue., 10/13/15, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Each month book club participants discuss a featured selection. For October, Keep Quiet by Lisa Scottoline is the featured selection. The publisher summary states, "Keep Quiet, an emotionally gripping and ... (read more)
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Book Club: "The Wildwater Walking Club" by Claire Cook

Wed., 10/14/15, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
Noreen Kelly wakes up one day jobless, dumped by her boyfriend, and wondering what she wants out of life. She becomes friends with Rosie and Tess. Together they form ... (read more)
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Necessary Lies by Diane Chamberlain

Book Club: "Necessary Lies" by Diane Chamberlain

Mon., 10/19/15, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Stratford
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Necessary Lies" by Diane Chamberlain. Set in rural Grace County, North Carolina in a time of state-mandated sterilizations and racial tension, ... (read more)
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Book Club: The Dante Club by Matthew Pearl

Mon., 10/19/15, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Join us for a discuss of the literary murder mystery "The Dante Club" by Matthew Pearl.
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The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty

Book Club: "The Husband's Secret" by Liane Moriarty

Wed., 10/28/15, 11:00am 12:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Husband's Secret" by Liane Moriarty. ... (read more)
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Readers of Classic Literature: "The Pioneers" by James Fenimore Cooper

Wed., 10/28/15, 12:00pm 1:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Readers of Classical Literature for a lively discussion of James Fenimore Cooper's novel "The Pioneers". Drawing on his own experiences, Cooper brilliantly describes Frontier life, providing a ... (read more)
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YA for Adults Book Club

Thu., 11/5/15, 7:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! Starting with "Twilight" and "Harry Potter," young adult literature has grown in popularity with more and more adults enjoying novels written for teens. Join our young adult librarian for a ... (read more)
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The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski

Book Club: "The Story of Edgar Sawtelle" by David Wroblewski

Tue., 11/10/15, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Each month book club participants discuss a featured selection. For November, The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski. The publisher summary states, Born mute, speaking only in sign, Edgar ... (read more)
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Book Club: The Underground Girls of Kabul

Thu., 11/12/15, 11:30am 12:30pm @ MCPL Edgar
In Afghanistan when a son is born there is celebration, when a daughter is born there is not. This story is about the fourth daughter in an Afghani family. Her ... (read more)
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Book Club: "Sold" by Patricia McCormick

Thu., 11/12/15, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us as we discuss "Sold" by Patricia McCormick. From the bestselling author of "Cut" comes the powerful, ultimately triumphant story of a thirteen-year-old girl who is forced from her mountain home and sold into prostitution.
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Book Club: "Unbroken" by Laura Hillenbrand

Mon., 11/16/15, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Join us for a discussion of "Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption" by Laura Hillenbrand.
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Stratford Book Club "The Good Girl" by Mary Kubica

Mon., 11/16/15, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Stratford
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Good Girl" by Mary Kubica. Mia is abducted one night by a stranger named Colin, whose job it was to ... (read more)
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I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

Book Club: "I Am Malala" by Malala Yousafzai

Wed., 11/18/15, 11:00am 12:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild
Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "I Am Malala" by Malala Yousafzai. ... (read more)
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Readers of Classic Literature: Short Stories of Anton Chekhov

Wed., 11/25/15, 12:00pm 1:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Readers of Classical Literature for a discussion on the short stories of Anton Chekhov! Regarded as one of the masters of the short story, Chekhov also was an ... (read more)
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Home for Christmas by Andrew M. Greeley

Book Club: "Home for Christmas" by Andrew M. Greeley

Tue., 12/8/15, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Hatley
Each month book club participants discuss a featured selection. For December, Home for Christmas by Andrew M. Greeley is the featured selection. The publisher summary states, "Peter makes a choice ... (read more)
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A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Book Club: "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens

Thu., 12/10/15, 6:30pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us as we discuss "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens. A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future.
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Readers of Classic Literature: "Private Lives" by Noel Coward

Wed., 12/16/15, 12:00pm 1:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Readers of Classical Literature for a lively discussion of Noel Coward's drama "Private Lives". Elyot Chase and Amanda Prynne divorced five years ago, but meet at the ... (read more)
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Book Club: The Christmas Pearl by Dorothea Benton Frank

Mon., 12/21/15, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Join us for a merry yuletide discussion on "The Christmas Pearl" by Dorothea Benton Frank.
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Book Club: "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn

Mon., 1/18/16, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Join us for a discussion of the popular book "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn.
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Rothschild Book Club: "Leaving Time" by Jodi Picoult

Wed., 1/27/16, 11:00am 12:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "Leaving" by Jodi Picoult. "For more than a decade, Jenna Metcalf has never stopped thinking about her mother, Alice, who ... (read more)
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Book Club: Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen

Mon., 2/15/16, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Join us for a discussion of Jane Austen's classic "Northanger Abbey."
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Rothschild Book Club: "The Widow of the South" by Robert Hicks

Wed., 2/24/16, 11:00am 12:00pm @ MCPL Rothschild
NEW! Join us for a friendly get-together as we discuss "The Widow of the South" by Robert Hicks. "A story based on the true experiences of a Civil War heroine finds ... (read more)
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Funny Girl by Nick Horby

Book Club: "Funny Girl" by Nick Horby

Mon., 5/16/16, 1:00pm 2:00pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Join us for a friendly discussion of "Funny Girl" by Nick Horby. This will be our last book club meeting until September. ... (read more)
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