Friends of MPPL Evening Discussion

The Friends of the Library Book Discussion

The Friends of the Mount Prospect Public Library book discussion group is led by Laura Luteri and meets the third Wednesday of each month in Meeting Room B at the Library at 7:30 p.m. Books are available one month prior to the discussion.

Friends Book Discussion Schedule 2016

October 19

Arcadia Falls by Carol Goodman

Unexpectedly widowed, Meg Rosenthal relocates with her teenage daughter to a beautiful but isolated town known to be the inspiration for eerie fairy tales. When a student at her school dies in a terrible incident, the investigation unearths long-buried secrets, forcing Meg to face down her own demons.

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November 16

The Forgers by Bradford Morrow

The rare book world is stunned when a reclusive collector is found dead on the floor of his home, surrounded by manuscripts that are vandalized beyond repair. When Will, a literary forger, begins to receive threatening letters seemingly from long-dead authors, he knows he, too, is in danger.

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December 21

What the Dog Saw and Other Adventures by Malcolm Gladwell

This collection of a bestselling author’s best writing from The New Yorker includes profiles of the inventor of the birth control pill, dog-whisperer Cesar Millan, and pasta sauce pioneer Howard Moscowitz, as well as fascinating investigations into intelligence tests, ethnic profiling, and hindsight bias.

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