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Adult Book Group

The Adult Book Group will be reading the book, The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin in September and discussing it on October 4th from 6-7:00 at the library.  Come by the library to get a copy of the book and join us.  All are welcome.

 

New York Times, LA Times, USA Today, and Indie Bestseller

Translated into 38 Languages

 

“We are not quite novels.

  We are not quite short stories.

  In the end, we are collected works.”

 

A.J. Fikry’s life is not at all what he expected it to be.  His wife has died, his bookstore is experiencing low sales, and now his prized possession, a rare book has been stolen from right under his nose in the most embarrassing of circumstances.  And then a mysterious package appears at the bookstore.  It’s a small package, but large in weight.  It’s that unexpected arrival that gives him the opportunity to make his life over, the ability to see everything anew.

As surprising as it is moving, The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry is an unforgettable tale of redemption and transformation, and at its core a moving tribute to books and the people who love them.

 

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