This Month’s Book Club Selection

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 7:00 p.m. Library Board Room

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer

Meet Oskar Schell, an inventor, Francophile, tambourine player, Shakespearean actor, jeweler, pacifist, correspondent with Stephen Hawking and Ringo Starr. He is nine years old. And he is on an urgent, secret search through the five boroughs of New York. His mission is to find the lock that fits a mysterious key belonging to his father, who died in the World Trade Center on 9/11.

Join us for our next book club meeting on April 19 at 7:00pm in the Library Board Room. You can pick up a copy of the book at the Corvallis Library 2nd floor Reference Desk.

FAQs

The Corvallis-Benton County Public Library Book Club is open to everyone! We meet to discuss various books each third Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the Library Boardroom. Books are provided by the library and will be available for pick up four weeks preceding the monthly meeting. You can pick up a copy of the book at the Corvallis Library 2nd floor Reference Desk.

Questions? Contact us at the 2nd floor Reference desk. Phone: 541-766-6793; email: askalibrarian@corvallisoregon.gov.

Already in a book club? You can check out sets of books from previous CBCPL book club meetings. The bags contain 8-12 copies of a book club title, and can be checked out for 2 months.

Book Club Schedule

All meetings are at 7:00pm in the Library Board Room.

Jan. 18 The Invention of Nature by Andrea Wulf
Feb. 15 An Unnecessary Woman by Rabih Alameddine
Mar. 15 Astoria by Peter Stark
April 19 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer
May 17 God is Not One by Stephen Prothero
June 21 My Antonia by Willa Cather
July 19 Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
Aug. 16 A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
Sept. 20 H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald
Oct. 18 The Thirteenth Tale By Diane Setterfield
Nov. 15 Blue Latitudes by Tony Horwitz