Discussions are held in the Winfield Branch
Library on the second Tuesday from 1:00-2:30 pm. The group does not meet in July, August, or
Books assigned are available on special loan at
the Winfield Branch Library. Additional copies can be borrowed from the regular library collection or
through interlibrary loan.
An electronic newsletter is available here for reading
or by subscribing.
A list of all the books the groups have read is available here.
New members are always welcome!
For more information, contact the discussion leader: Barb Houk, Special
Services Librarian, at 219-663-0270 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Daytime at Winfield Branch
Tuesday, March 12 at 1:00 pm
Room, by Emma Donoghue
A five-year-old narrates a story about his life growing up in a single room where his mother
aims to protect him from the man who has held her prisoner for seven years since she was a
Tuesday, April 9 at 1:00 pm
The Paris Wife, by Paula
Follows the life of Ernest Hemingway's first
wife, Hadley, as she navigates 1920s Paris.
***Tuesday, May 14 at 1:00 pm
Still Alice, by Lisa
Genova ***(substitute title)
Feeling at the top of her game when she is suddenly diagnosed
with early onset Alzheimer's disease, Harvard psychologist Alice Howland struggles to find meaning and
purpose in her life as her concept of self gradually slips away.
Tuesday, June 11 at 1:00 pm
Language of Flowers, by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
Discovering the symbolic meanings of flowers while languishing in the foster-care system,
18-year-old Victoria is hired by a florist when her talent for helping others is discovered, a situation that
leads to a romantic prospect and the confrontation of a painful secret from her past.