2015 Book Clubs

Sponsored by the family of Middy Michael in her memory. Middy was an educator, political activist, and board member of the Hanover Public Library who was avidly interested in the benefits and joys of reading for all ages.

BOOK TALKS: Regularly scheduled on the third Monday of each month, January through December. Our discussions are held in the Hormel Reading Room.

WHEN: 12:00 noon until 1:00. You are welcome to bring your lunch. Coffee and tea are available at the Library Café.

COST: The programs are free and open to the public.

BOOKS: The selected books may be borrowed from the library, requested through interlibrary loan, or purchased through bookstore or online sources.



Our 2015 Schedule...

January 19 - America's Greatest Debate: Henry Clay, Stephen A. Douglas and the Compromise That Preserved the Union by Fergus M. Bordewich.  Presented by Father Doug Smith.


February 16 - The Oprhan Train  by Christine Baker Kline.  Presented by Heidi Hormel.(6:30pm)         


March 16 - Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte.
Presented by Debbie Van de Castle.


April 20 - The Wise Woman: A Perry County Tale  by Janet Taylor.  
Presented by Author Janet Taylor.     


May 18 - The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin.  Presented by Gail Coulson.


June 15 - Her Glass Heart by Mary Cantell.   
Presented by Author Mary Cantell.


                     July 20 - Lost Angel by Mike Doogan.  Presented by Judy Risk.


August 17 - TBA   Presented by George Matthew.


September 21 - Madame Tussaud: A Novel of the French Revolution by Michelle Moran. 
Presented by Toni Burns.


                      October 19 - State of Wonder by Ann Patchett. 
                        Presented by Lynn Berwager.


November 16 - Americanah by C. Ngozi Adiche. 
Presented by Mary Furlong.