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Literary Lovers – Year-Round Adult Book Club


Cover of "The Witch of Blackbird Pond" with a woman in historical clothing holding a book, a golden award seal, and scenic backdrop.
The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare | Orphaned Kit Tyler knows, as she gazes for the first time at the cold, bleak shores of Connecticut Colony, that her new home will never be like the shimmering Caribbean island she left behind. In her relatives' stern Puritan community, she feels like a tropical bird that has flown to the wrong part of the world, a bird that is now caged and lonely. The only place where Kit feels completely free is in the meadows, where she enjoys the company of the old Quaker woman known as the Witch of Blackbird Pond, and on occasion, her young sailor friend Nat. But when Kit's friendship with the "witch" is discovered, Kit is faced with suspicion, fear, and anger. She herself is accused of witchcraft!
Book club meeting April 10th at 7:00 pm
  • September 13th - The Day the World Came to Town by Jum DeFede
  • October 11th - Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery
  • November 8th -Christmas Box by Richard Paul Evans
  • January 10th - The Enders Hotel by Brandon R. Schrand
  • February 21st - The Honey Bus by Meredith May
  • March 13th - Tatterhood and Other Tales by Ethel Johnston
  • April 10th - The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare
  • May 8th - Summer of the Monkeys by Wilson Rawls