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Books on Tap

PDL & the Liberty Street Brewing Co. host this monthly book club, meeting to talk books, socialize and kick back with a cold one.  Meetings take place at Liberty Street Brewery at 149 W. Liberty Street, in the heart Plymouth’s Old Village.  Copies of the book on deck are available at the library check-out desk.  Cheers!

 

 heartisalonelyhunterThursday, August 16 at 7 p.m.

The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers

Published in 1940, this was McCullers’ debut novel when she was only 23 years old. Set in a small town in Georgia, the story follows John Singer, a lonely deaf-mute, and the townspeople who are drawn toward him, each confiding in him their secrets and desires.

 

 

 

roundhouseThursday, September 20 at 7 p.m.

Round House by Louise Erdrich

Set in spring 1988, a woman living on a reservation in North Dakota is brutally attacked. After the crime, she slips into a deep depression causing her thirteen year old son to be thrust toward adulthood while her husband, a tribal judge, must seek justice for her and their family. Winner of the National Book Award for Fiction in 2012.

 

 

 

callofThursday, October 18 at 7 p.m.

The Call of Cthulhu and other weird stories by H.P. Lovecraft

A collection of spooky and weird stories by horror writer, H.P. Lovecraft to celebrate the Halloween season! H.P. Lovecraft is considered one of America’s most significant horror fiction writers in the 20th century, achieving this fame posthumously after his death in 1937. While he was alive Lovecraft was virtually unknown, writing for pulp magazines.

 

 

 

kitchenconfidential

Thursday, November 15 at 7 p.m.

Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain

Bourdain’s nonfiction book from 2000 is both a professional behind-the-scenes look at restaurant kitchens and the restaurant industry, and a personal memoir about Bourdain’s struggle with drug use and his personal hardships.