Novels at Night
Adult Book Group
Join us for a lively discussion!
When: 4th Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Southeast Library
23115 Arlington Avenue
For information call the Southeast Library at 310-530-5044
February 27, 2020
The Library Book by Susan Orlean
This work of non-fiction chronicles the Los Angeles Public Library fire and its aftermath to showcase the larger, crucial role that libraries play in our lives, and reveals how these beloved institutions provide much more that just books - and why they remain an essential part of the heart, mind, and soul of our country.
March 26, 2020
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
Despite his overwhelming fear of interacting with people, Christopher, a mathematically-gifted, autistic fifteen-year-old boy, decides to investigate the murder of a neighbor's dog and uncovers secret information about his mother.
April 23, 2020
The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah
It is 1974, and the Allbrights are a family in crisis. They are living off the grid, in the harsh and unforgiving wilderness of Alaska. Even though they have found a small, independent community, winter is approaching and darkness is descending. Soon the perils outside pale in comparison to the threats from within.
May 28, 2020
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
In Shaker Heights, Cleveland, everything is planned, and Elena Richardson embodies this spirit by playing by the rules. Enter Mia Warren whose disregard for the status quo threatens to upend this placid suburb. Elena is determined to uncover Mia's secrets, but her obsession will come at unexpected and devastating costs.
June 25, 2020
The President is Missing by Bill Clinton and James Patterson
The White House is the home of the president of the United States, the most guarded, monitored, closely watched person in the world. So how could a US president vanish without a trace? And why would he choose to do so?