New to Book Club in a Bag

book club in a bag logoSyosset Public Library’s Book Club in a Bag is part of a consortium of 13 libraries. This allows us to provide our patrons with more available titles.  The following books have been recently added to the consortium and are available for your Book Club to borrow:  


orphan trainOrphan Train by Christina Baker Kline – Close to aging out of the foster care system, Molly Ayer takes a position helping an elderly woman and discovers that they are more alike than different as she helps Vivian solve a mystery from her past.

DinnerThe Dinner by Herman Koch – Meeting at an Amsterdam restaurant for dinner, two couples move from small talk to the wrenching shared challenge of their teenage sons’ act of violence that has triggered a police investigation and revealed the extent to which each family will go to protect those they love.

husbands secretThe Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty – Discovering a tattered letter that says she is to open it only in the event of her husband’s death, Cecelia is unable to resist reading the letter and discovers a secret that shatters her life and the lives of two other women.

art forger

The Art Forger by B.A. Shapiro – An artist whose reputation has been tarnished stumbles on a piece of art that disappeared twenty-five years ago and agrees to forge it for a gallery owner, until she realizes that the art she is forging may itself be a forgery.

All summaries from the publishers.

Let us provide everything you need for a successful book discussion. We can supply you with 10 copies of the book and a discussion binder. The binder contains discussion questions, biographical information and critical material.  Please contact Readers’ Services, 921-7161, ext 241 or 239 to reserve a book for your Book Club. 

 – posted by Evelyn, Readers’ Services


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