We love books!

Here is a sampling of the books we're reading

and our next book discussion*!

Enjoy this way of staying connected!


*Stay tuned for more details on a January 2021 Book Discussion on "I'm Still Here"


Judy recommends 


"The Gift of Forgiveness" by Katherine Schwarzenegger

"American Dirt" by Jeanine Cummins

"Kitchen House" by Kathleen Grissom

"The Marriage of Opposites"  by  Alice Hoffman

"The Giver of Stars"  by  JoJo Moyes

"The Gown"  by  Jennifer Robson

"The Dutch House"  by  Ann Patchett


Helen recommends 


"Where the crawdads sing" by Delia Owens 

"Those who saved us" by Jenna Blum

"When we believed in mermaids" by Barbara Oneil


Kate recommends 

Her website ! She posts discussion guides that are very relevant for an individual reader - without a group discussion— questions someone might want to mull over after reading a book!

Phyllis recommends 

"Kitchen House" by Kathleen Grissom

"Glory over Everything" by Kathleen Grissom 

Ellen recommends 

"Grant "by Ron Chernow

"The Girls of Atomic City" by Denise Kieran

"The Body" by Bill Bryson

"The Great Alone" by Kristen Hannah

"The Invisible Thread" by Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski

Linda recommends 

"The Dutch House" by Ann Patchett 

"Year of Wonders" by Geraldine Brooks

Recommendations to learn more about Black Lives Matter Movement

"The Warmth of Other Suns" by Isabel Wilkerson

"Caste" by Isabel Wilkerson

"The Color of Law" by Richard Rothstein

"So You Want to Talk about Race" by Ijeoma Oluo

"Between the World and Me" by Ta-Nehisi Coates

"I'm Still Here" by Austin Channing Brown

"The Fire Next Time" by James Baldwin

"Go Tell It on the Mountain" by  James Baldwin

"Light Bright damn near White" by Richard Lawrence 

"How to be an Antiracist" with the book guide 

"Girl, Woman, Other" by Bernardine Evaristo

"The Water Dancer" by Ta-Nehisi Coates

 "Me and White Supremacy" by Layla F Saad

Access this link for details on how to download eBooks from Andover's Town Library!