Join us for a new book discussion group called ‘Timeless Tales’! This group, facilitated by Reference Librarian Jeff Klapes ( will focus on classic literature from ancient to modern, from Austen and Dickens to contemporary award winners. The group will generally meet on the third Saturday of each month. The December meeting will take place on Saturday, January 27 from 10:30 am to noon.

January’s selection will be The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck.

Copies of the month’s title will be available at the previous meeting or behind the Circulation Desk. Audiobook and eBook copies are available on Overdrive.

We will be reading the following titles during the coming year:

Dante Alighieri – Inferno
Hesse, Hermann – Siddhartha (short)
Kerouac, Jack – On the road
Kundera, Milan – The unbearable lightness of being
Laxness, Halldór – Independent people
Nabokov, Vladimir – Pale fire
Rushdie, Salman – Midnight’s Children (long)
Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de – The little prince (short)
Wharton, Edith – The house of mirth