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Book Club Picks

The Signature Of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert.

Spanning much of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, the novel follows the fortunes of the extraordinary Whittaker family

The Orphan train by Christina Baker Kline.

  Close to aging out of the foster care system, Molly Ayer takes a position helping an elderly woman named Vivian and discovers that they are more alike than different as she helps Vivian solve a mystery from her past.

Breakfast at Tiffany's and three stories by Truman Capote.

  This wacky hillbilly-turned-playgirl who lives in a Manhattan brownstone shares not only the author's philosophy of freedom and acceptance of human irregularities but also his fears and anxieties--'the mean reds' she calls them.

1984 by by George Orwell.

 The great modern classic of negative utopia portrays life in a future in which a totalitarian government watches over all citizens and directs all activities.

Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption by Laura Hillenbrand.

  On a May afternoon in 1943, an Army Air Forces bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared, leaving only a spray of debris and a slick of oil, gasoline, and blood. Then, on the ocean surface, a face appeared. It was that of a young lieutenant, Louis Zamperini.

The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett.

Ten-year-old Mary comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden.