Adult Program

September Reed's Mid-Day Reads

Wdnesday, September 18

The Nine Tailors by Dorothy Sayers
During their stay in an unfamiliar countryside, Lord Peter and Bunter encounter murder, a mutilated corpse, and a decades-old jewel theft for which locals continue to die. In this land where bells toll for the dead, the ancient chimes never seem to stop.

August Evening Book Discussion

Wednesday, August 14

Daughters of the Samurai by Janice Nimura
In 1871, five young girls were sent to the United States. Their mission: learn Western ways and return to help nurture a new generation of enlightened men to lead Japan. Upon their arrival in San Francisco, they became celebrities.  Ten years later, they returned to Japan determined to revolutionize women’s education.

July Evening Book Discussion

Wednesday, July 10

Code Girls by Lisa Mundy
Recruited by the U.S. Army and Navy from small towns and elite colleges, more than ten thousand women served as codebreakers during WWII. Their efforts shortened the war, saved countless lives, and gave them access to careers previously denied to them.  Bestselling author, Liza Mundy, brings to life this vital and riveting story of American courage, service, and scientific accomplishment.


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