The Owatonna Branch loves to read!
We have two active book groups. Members can go to either or both.
Note: Meetings are being held via ZOOM while coronavirus precautions are in effect.
Morning Brew: meets at 9:00 AM on the THIRD THURSDAY of each month
January 21st Emma Jane Austen Classic
February 18th The Life We Bury Allen Eskens Mystery
March 18th The Vanishing Half Brit Bennett Fiction
April 15th Caste Isabel Wilkerson Nonfiction
May 20th The Other Einstein Marie Benedict Historical Fiction
June 17th The Stone Circle Elly Griffiths Mystery
July 15th The Blue Sweater* Jacqueline Novogratz Memoir
August 19th A Long Petal of the Sea Isabel Allende Historical Fiction
September 16th Tell Me Your Name and I Will Testify Carolyn Holbrook Memoir
October 21st Call Your Daughter Home Deb Spera Fiction
November 18th Cassandra Speaks: When Women Are the Storytellers, The Human Story Changes Elizabeth Lesser Nonfiction
December 16th Lady Clementine Marie Benedict Historical Fiction
* Substitution for The Blue Sweater, If we need one: The Longevity Book by Cameron Diaz. Nonfiction on how we age and how we can stay healthier as we age. Written in conjunction with research experts.
Evening Book Group:
Current book is Apeirogon, by Colum McCann
Meeting will be on Monday, November 8th, at 7:00 via Zoom
The book after that will be The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek, by Kim Michele Richardson
Meeting will be on Tuesday, December 7th, at 7:00 via Zoom
Check out this link:
A Black, woman-owned bookstore located in Minneapolis: Black Garnet Books