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Wednesday September 17, 2014 Go To Top
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    Contact: Darlene Mest   610-406-9431   butterflylibrarylady@yahoo.com
   

    Location: Exeter Community Library
Wednesday September 24, 2014 Go To Top
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    Contact: Darlene Mest   610-406-9431   butterflylibrarylady@yahoo.com
   

    Location: Exeter Community Library
 
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    Contact: Darlene Mest   610-406-9431   butterflylibrarylady@yahoo.com
   

    Location: Exeter Community Library
Wednesday October 1, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Evening Readers Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Darlene Mest   610-406-9431   butterflylibrarylady@yahoo.com
   

October's Book Club Choice to discuss is "We are Water" by Wally Lamb. Free and open to the public. No pre-registration is required.          Description below:

As the action begins, she has left her husband for another woman, Viveca, her high-powered dealer. Annie’s ex-husband, Orion, meanwhile has lost his job as a college psychologist through the double whammy of a sexual harassment allegation and a student suicide.

Their three adult children, who also have their say, include a flailing fledgling actress who drinks too much, an unattractive do-gooder on her way to becoming a single mother, and an Army nurse with anger issues. The Army nurse’s fiancée is a right-wing conservative, which guarantees some tension as her future mother-in-law’s wedding approaches, but all the children will get their turn to express displeasure, frustration, and, of course, ultimately connection with the family that spawned them.

Lamb has written multiple bestsellers, and his popularity likely will not wane with this, his fourth full-scale novel. “We Are Water” has all the touchstones of a potboiler: multigenerational family saga, high finance, abuse, creativity, sex, and even love.

    Location: Exeter Community Library
Wednesday October 22, 2014 Go To Top
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    Contact: Darlene Mest   610-406-9431   butterflylibrarylady@yahoo.com
   

    Location: Exeter Community Library
Wednesday November 5, 2014 Go To Top
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    Contact: Darlene Mest   610-406-9431   butterflylibrarylady@yahoo.com
   

In November the book club attendees bring several book choices to discuss with other members, picking their first choice to read. All book club members vote on one book for each month's discussion in 2015.

Attendance is free and no pre-registration is required.

 

    Location: Exeter Community Library
Wednesday November 19, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:15 PM Chit Chat, Sit & Knit Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Darlene Mest   610-406-9431   butterflylibrarylady@yahoo.com
   

    Location: Exeter Community Library
Wednesday December 3, 2014 Go To Top
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    Contact: Darlene Mest   610-406-9431   butterflylibrarylady@yahoo.com
   

The book for discussion in December is "River of Doubt" by Candace MIllard. Free and open to the public. No pre-registration is required.   Description below:

The River of Doubt—it is a black, uncharted tributary of the Amazon that snakes through one of the most treacherous jungles in the world. Indians armed with poison-tipped arrows haunt its shadows; piranhas glide through its waters; boulder-strewn rapids turn the river into a roiling cauldron.

After his humiliating election defeat in 1912, Roosevelt set his sights on the most punishing physical challenge he could find, the first descent of an unmapped, rapids-choked tributary of the Amazon. Together with his son Kermit and Brazil’s most famous explorer, Cândido Mariano da Silva Rondon, Roosevelt accomplished a feat so great that many at the time refused to believe it. In the process, he changed the map of the western hemisphere forever.

Along the way, Roosevelt and his men faced an unbelievable series of hardships, losing their canoes and supplies to punishing whitewater rapids, and enduring starvation, Indian attack, disease, drowning, and a murder within their own ranks. Three men died, and Roosevelt was brought to the brink of suicide. The River of Doubt brings alive these extraordinary events in a powerful nonfiction narrative thriller that happens to feature one of the most famous Americans who ever lived.

    Location: Exeter Community Library
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