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The Book Group at El Retiro Library

 The El Retiro Library Book Group
Talks About Great Books!

All discussions are free - no registration is required.

Meets first Tuesday of the month at 10:30 am

Just read the book prior to the meeting!


Round House
by Louise Erdrich
Tuesday, August 5, 2014

When his mother, a tribal enrollment specialist living on a reservation in North Dakota, slips into an abyss of depression after being brutally attacked 14-year-old Joe Coutz sets out with his three friends to find the person that destroyed his family.


Me Before You
by Jojo Moyes
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Louisa Clark is an ordinary girl living an exceedingly ordinary life--steady boyfriend, close family--who has never been farther afield than their tiny village. She takes a badly needed job working for a former athlete and adventurer who is wheelchair bound after a motorcycle accident. Soon his happiness means more to her than she expected.



The Light Between Oceans
Stedman, M.L.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
A novel set on a remote Australian island, where a childless couple live quietly running a lighthouse, until a boat carrying a baby washes ashore.


Meet Me at Emotional Baggage Claim
by Lisa Scottoline
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Love and guilt are thick in the Scottoline/Serritella household, and Lisa and Francesca's mother-daughter-turned-best-friends bond will strike a familiar note to many. But now that Lisa is a suburban empty-nester and Francesca is an independent twenty-something in the big city, they have to learn how to stay close while living apart.    The stories in "Meet Me at Emotional Baggage Claim" will make you laugh, cry, and call your mother, daughter, and all your girlfriends.


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El Retiro Library

126 Vista del Parque, Redondo Beach