From January-October, our Page Turners general book group meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm at the library. The next day, Wednesday at 1pm, we host a session at the Stoughton Area Senior Center. Discussion titles are available near the Information Desk on the top floor. If you have questions or would like to be added to our email reminder list for this group, please call 608-873-6281 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Jun 28-29: Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family by Robert Kolker. The heartrending nonfiction account of a midcentury American family with twelve children, six of them diagnosed with schizophrenia, that became science's great hope in the quest to understand the disease.
Jul 26-27: The Liar’s Dictionary by Eley Williams. A modern day intern is tasked with removing false dictionary entries inserted by a Victorian era lexicographer, uncovering secrets about his life in the process.
Aug 23-24: Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid. A Black babysitter is accused of kidnapping the white child in her care. The child’s mother vows to make things right in the ensuing social media storm—but can she be trusted?
Sep 27-28: The Yellow House: A Memoir by Sarah M. Broom. A hundred years of history through the lens of the author’s family and their relationship to a home in a neglected area of New Orleans.
Oct 25-26: The Sentence by Louise Erdrich. A bookseller tries to solve the mystery of her small independent bookstore haunted by the ghost of their most annoying customer.
Nov dates to be determined: This year’s “Go Big Read” title How the Word is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America by Clint Smith. An unforgettable tour of monuments and landmarks that tells the story of how slavery has been central in shaping our nation’s collective history.