Category Archives: Book Club

November’s Book Club

Do you love The Maltese Falcon film? You will love the book!  Join Questa Public Library’s Book Club in November (Monday the 28th at 3:30) to discuss this classic by Dashiell Hammett. Sam Spade, Dashiell Hammett’s archetypally tough San Francisco detective, is more noir than L.A. Confidential and more vulnerable than Raymond Chandler’s Marlowe. In […]

The Book Club is reading The Color of Water

The next Book Club meeting is Monday, August 22, at 3:30.  We are all reading The Color of Water.  If you would like to join us, ask for the book the next time you’re in the library.  Who is Ruth McBride Jordan? A self-declared “light-skinned” woman evasive about her ethnicity, yet steadfast in her love […]

Book Club: Angry Housewives Eating Bonbons

From her sensational sleeper hit Patty Jane’s House of Curl to her heartwarming novel Welcome to the Great Mysterious, Lorna Landvik has won the hearts of readers everywhere by skillfully balancing hilarity with pathos, and bittersweet insights with heartwarming truths. Now she returns to her beloved, eccentric stomping ground of small-town Minnesota where the most […]