Book Discussion Groups


Dial M for Morley: The Mystery Book Discussion Group

Monday Morning  (10 AM)

April 24

Gilbraith, Robert

The Cuckoo's Calling


Reel Talk

 Love books?  Love movies?  Love books made into movies?

Then you'll love this new discussion group which gets together to share their thoughts about that month's selected book and the film based upon the book. 

New members are welcome at anytime, but must be 18 years of age or older.

Unable to attend, but still want to participate?  Read the book, watch the movie and email your comments to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We will share your comments with the group.

If you have any questions about Reel Talk, contact the Reference Desk (3rd Floor), or call (440) 352-3383 and ask for Reference.

Books and films are kept at the Circulation Desk on the 1st Floor.

Meeting time: 2:45-3:45 PM




January 23

Capote, Truman

Breakfast at Tiffany's and three stories
Film Title: Breakfast at Tiffany's

February 27 Hemmings, Kaui Hart The descendants: a novel / Film Title: The Descendants
March 27 Bryson, Bill A walk in the woods: rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail
Film Title: A walk in the woods
April 24  Hawkins, Paula The girl on the train / Film Title: The girl on the train
May 22  Abagnale, Frank W. Catch me if you can: the amazing true story of the youngest and most daring con man in the history of fun and profit
Film Title: Catch me if you can
June 26 Roth, Philip American pastoral / Film Title: American pastoral
July  No Meeting  
August No Meeting  
September 25 Stedman, M. L.  The Light Between Oceans: a novel  
Film Title: The Light Between Oceans
October 23 Riggs, Ransom Miss Peregrine's home for peculiar children
Film Title: Miss Peregrine's home for peculiar children
November No Meeting  
December 11 Watson, Winifred Miss Pettigrew lives for a day
Film Title: Miss Pettigrew lives for a day



Original Book Discussion Groups


Tuesday Afternoon (2 PM)

January 10, 2017 Albright, Madeleine
Prague winter: a personal story of remembrance and war
1937 - 1948 (Non-fiction 635 Al)
February 14 Bolano, Roberto Savage detectives: a novel
March 14 Greenblatt, Stephen Swerve: how the world became modern (Non-fiction 940.21 Gr)
April11  Umrigar, Thrity  The world we found: a novel (Fiction)
 May 9 Bivald, Katerina The readers of Broken Wheel recommend
(Popular Paperback, Large Print)
 June 13 Koppel, Lily The astronaut wives club: a true story
(Non-fiction 629.45 Ko, Large Print NF 639.45 Ko, eBook, eAudiobook)


Wednesday Evening (7 PM)

 January 11, 2017 La Plante, Alice Turn of mind (Fiction)
 February 8 Swanson, James L. Manhunt: the twelve-day chase to catch Lincoln's killer 
(Large Print NF 364.1524 Sw, eAudiobook)
 March 8  Lovett, Charles C. The bookman's tale: a novel of obsession (Fiction)
 April 12 Most, Doug The race underground: Boston, New York and the incredible rivalry that built America's first subway (Non-fiction 388.42 Mo)
 May 10 Pulley, D. M. The dead key (Book Set, Adult Mystery)
 June 14 Frost, Randy O.  Stuff: compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things
(Non-fiction 616.85227 Fr)


Financial Support from the Friends of Morley Library makes many of these programs and classes possible.