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American girls love to read, and this Book Club helps American girls read more. American Girl® offers many character stories exploring historical perspectives from a girl's point of view. Join this group to read and craft with your American Girl. Borrow a special copy of the book from the Youth Services desk. Ages 8-12.

January: Julie Book 2: Soaring High 
February: Samantha Book 2: Lost and Found 
March: Josefina Book 2: Second Chances
April: Kit Book 2: Turning Things Around

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The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it.

January: Push Back Choson by Richard Brown
Richard Brown wrote a fictional book based on his wife’s experience as a child living in Seoul during the Korean War. He will be the guest speaker at the January book group meeting.

February: Before the Fall by Noah Hawley
March:...

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The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it.

January: The Pearl by John Steinbeck
February: Girl in Reverse by Barbara Stuber
March: The Stars Are Fire by Anita Shreve
April:...

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In a Silent Book Group, bring your own book and spend time reading together. No book assignment or discussions. It's book group fun minus the pressure. A librarian will be present to recommend new titles. We'll meet at Groundhouse Coffee, 103 S. Elm St., Gardner, KS 66030. 

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The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it.

January: The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
February: Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Irin Carmon
March: ...

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