Evening Book Group

This is a traditional evening Book Discussion Group in which everyone reads the same book. Using Zoom, the meetings take place on the last Thursday of the month from 7 to 8:30 pm.   Join us for lively discussions!

This Month's Book

Book Jacket - Behold the Dreamers

  • Book: Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue
  • Date and Time: Thursday, March 25 at 7 pm
  • Lynn Bryant will lead the discussion 
  • Copies are available at curbside pickup.

Book Summary

Jende and Neni have recently immigrated to America from the city of Limbe in Cameroon, hoping to build a better life for themselves and their young son, Liomi.  They're barely able to make ends meet until their luck changes suddenly when Jende finds work as a personal chauffeur for a Lehman Brothers executive named Clark Edwards and his family. Then the 2008 financial crisis hits.

Register for Book Club

Register to join the discussion of Behold the  Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue. We will use Zoom for our Virtual Book Group.

Past Books

View a list of our past reads to browse.

Future Book Clubs

  • April 29 at 7pm  The book we discuss in April will be announced at the March meeting.

Contact

If you would like to suggest a book to discuss, email Marnie Smith. If you would like to lead a discussion? View some guidelines that may be helpful, especially to new discussion leaders.