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Schlafly Library Global Reads Discussion Group

Reading Group books are available from Left Bank Books in St. Louis, MO at a 20% discount.

Schlafly Global Reads Book Discussion Group meets at the Schlafly Public Library in the Central West End.  They are always open to new members.  They meet on the 4th Thursday of the month at 7:00pm (though that becomes the 3rd Thursday for November and December due to holidays).  They generally discuss contemporary literature with a focus on multicultural nonfiction. For more information, contact shane.m@left-bank.com, visit slpl.org, or www.goodreads.com/group/show/138290-schlafly-book-discussion-group.

2019 Titles

January 24th, 2019, 7pm: Swallowing Mercury by Wioletta Greg

February 28th, 2019, 7pm: What We Lose by Zinzi Clemmons

March 28th, 2019, 7pm: A Horse Walks Into a Bar by David Grossman

April 25th, 2019, 7pm: The Queue by Basma Abdel Aziz

May 23rd, 2019, 7pm: Mirror, Shoulder, Signal by Dorthe Nors

June 27th, 2019, 7pm: Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

July 25th, 2019, 7pm: White Tears by Hari Kunzru

August 22nd, 2019, 7pm: Augustown by Kei Miller

September 26th, 2019, 7pm: War and Turpentine by Stefan Hertmans

October 24th, 2019, 7pm: Sudden Death by Alvaro Enrique

November 21st, 2019, 7pm: Memoirs of a Polar Bear by Yoko Tawada

 

Previous Titles: 20182017 & Before

 

 

 

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Mirror, Shoulder, Signal: A Novel Cover Image
By Dorthe Nors, Misha Hoekstra (Translated by)
$12.80
ISBN: 9781555978082
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graywolf Press - June 5th, 2018

May 2019 Schlafly Library Global Reads Book Discussion group selection


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Exit West: A Novel Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780735212206
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - February 27th, 2018

June 2019 Schlafly Library Global Reads Book Discussion group selection


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White Tears: A novel (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101973219
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - February 6th, 2018

July 2019 Schlafly Library Global Reads Book Discussion group selection


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Augustown: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101974094
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - May 15th, 2018

August 2019 Schlafly Library Global Reads Book Discussion group selection


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War and Turpentine: A Novel Cover Image
By Stefan Hertmans, David McKay (Translated by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101872116
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - July 25th, 2017

September 2019 Schlafly Library Global Reads Book Discussion group selection


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Sudden Death: A Novel Cover Image
By Álvaro Enrigue, Natasha Wimmer (Translated by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735213449
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Riverhead Books - February 7th, 2017

October 2019 Schlafly Library Global Reads Book Discussion group selection


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Memoirs of a Polar Bear Cover Image
By Yoko Tawada, Susan Bernofsky (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780811225786
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - November 8th, 2016

November 2019 Schlafly Library Global Reads Book Discussion group selection