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On the third Thursday of the month bring your lunch to the Central Branch of JMRL and discuss fiction and non-fiction books. Library staff will provide value-added content and lead the discussion. Drinks and desserts will be provided.  [mailto:central@jmrl.org Send an email] to be added to our mailing list.
 
On the third Thursday of the month bring your lunch to the Central Branch of JMRL and discuss fiction and non-fiction books. Library staff will provide value-added content and lead the discussion. Drinks and desserts will be provided.  [mailto:central@jmrl.org Send an email] to be added to our mailing list.
  
'''BrownBaggers’ selections for June 2017 - May 2018''':
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'''Brown Baggers selections for June 2019 - May 2020''':
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/record=b1365883~S9'''Fellow Travelers'''] by Thomas Mallon (June 2019) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/record=b1348862~S9'''Born a Crime'''] by Trevor Noah (July 2019)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/record=b1371528~S9'''A Place for Us'''] by Fatima Farheen Mirza (August 2019)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/record=b1277528~S9'''The Sandcastle Girls'''] by Chris Bohjalian (September 2019)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/record=b1370758~S9'''The Soul of America'''] by Jon Meacham (October 2019)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/record=b1371624~S9'''There There'''] by Tommy Orange (November 2019)
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* December 2019- No Selection
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/record=b1356587~S9'''Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore'''] by Matthew Sullivan (January 2020)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/record=b1207666~S9'''The Woman in the Dunes'''] by Kobo Abe (February 2020)
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*Same Page 2020 title [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/record=b1370116~S9'''Convenience Store Woman'''] by Sayaka Murata (April 2020)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/record=b1367677~S9'''Educated'''] by Tara Westover (May 2020)
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'''Brown Baggers selections for June 2018 - May 2019''':
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/record=b1357961~S9'''I Was Told To Come Alone'''] by Souad Mekhennet (June 2018) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?zookeepers+wife+ackerman'''The Zookeeper's Wife'''] by Diane Ackerman (July 2018) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?tea+girl+lisa+see'''The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane'''] by Lisa See (August 2018) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?handmaids+tale+atwood'''The Handmaid's Tale'''] by Margaret Atwood (September 2018) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?h+hawk+macdonald'''H is for Hawk'''] by Helen Macdonald (October 2018) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?kitchen+house+grissom'''The Kitchen House'''] by Kathleen Grissom (November 2018) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*December 2018 - No Selection
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?friends+divided+wood'''Friends Divided'''] by Gordon S. Wood (January 2019) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?boxfish+rooney'''Lillian Boxfish Takes A Walk'''] by Kathleen Rooney (February 2019) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*TBD Same Page 2019 title. [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?lincoln+bardo+saunders'''Lincoln in the Bardo'''] by George Saunders (April 2019) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?manhattan+beach+egan'''Manhattan Beach'''] by Jennifer Egan (May 2019) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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'''Brown Baggers selections for June 2017 - May 2018''':
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?saroo+long+way'''A Long Way Home'''] by Saroo Brierley (June 2017) [[Category:Book Groups]]
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?saroo+long+way'''A Long Way Home'''] by Saroo Brierley (June 2017) [[Category:Book Groups]]
  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?man+ove+backman'''A Man Called Ove'''] by Fredrik Backman (October 2017) [[Category:Book Groups]]
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?man+ove+backman'''A Man Called Ove'''] by Fredrik Backman (October 2017) [[Category:Book Groups]]
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?days+night+moore'''Last Days of Night'''] by Graham Moore (November 2016) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?days+night+moore'''Last Days of Night'''] by Graham Moore (November 2017) [[Category:Book Groups]]
  
 
*December 2017 - No Selection
 
*December 2017 - No Selection
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?railroad+whitehead'''The Underground Railroad'''] by Colson Whitehead (February 2018) [[Category:Book Groups]]
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?railroad+whitehead'''The Underground Railroad'''] by Colson Whitehead (February 2018) [[Category:Book Groups]]
  
*March 2018 - The Big Read - Title TBA
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?talk+about+anne+frank+englander'''What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank'''] by Nathan Englander (March 2018) - This is the Same Page 2018 title. [[Category:Book Groups]]
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?hillbilly+elegy'''Hillbilly Elegy'''] by JD Vance (April 2018) [[Category:Book Groups]]
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?hillbilly+elegy'''Hillbilly Elegy'''] by JD Vance (April 2018) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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'''BrownBaggers’ selections for January 2016 - May 2017''':
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'''Brown Baggers selections for January 2016 - May 2017''':
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?paying+guests+waters'''The Paying Guests'''] by Sarah Waters (January 2016) [[Category:Book Groups]]
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?paying+guests+waters'''The Paying Guests'''] by Sarah Waters (January 2016) [[Category:Book Groups]]
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?radiance+of+tomorrow'''Radiance of Tomorrow'''] by Ishmael Beah (February 2016) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?radiance+of+tomorrow+beah'''Radiance of Tomorrow'''] by Ishmael Beah (February 2016) [[Category:Book Groups]]
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/?searchtype=t&SORT=D&searcharg=heart+is+a+lonely+hunter&searchscope=9'''The Heart is a Lonely Hunter'''] (March 2016) - This is the Big Read 2016 title. [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?heart+lonely+hunter+carson'''The Heart is a Lonely Hunter'''] (March 2016) - This is the Big Read 2016 title. [[Category:Book Groups]]
 
   
 
   
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/record=b1310594~S9'''The Narrow Road to the Deep North'''] by Richard Flanagan (April 2016) [[Category:Book Groups]]
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/record=b1310594~S9'''The Narrow Road to the Deep North'''] by Richard Flanagan (April 2016) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*No December 2016 selection  
 
*No December 2016 selection  
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?count+monte+cristo'''The Count of Monte Cristo'''] by Alexandre Dumas (January 2017) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?count+monte+cristo+dumas'''The Count of Monte Cristo'''] by Alexandre Dumas (January 2017) [[Category:Book Groups]]
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?english+passengers+kneale'''The English Passengers'''] by Matthew Kneale (February 2017) [[Category:Book Groups]]
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?english+passengers+kneale'''The English Passengers'''] by Matthew Kneale (February 2017) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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'''BrownBaggers’ selections for February 2015 - December 2015''':
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'''Brown Baggers selections for February 2015 - December 2015''':
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?invention+wings+kidd'''The Invention of Wings'''] by Sue Monk Kidd (February 2015) [[Category:Book Groups]]
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?invention+wings+kidd'''The Invention of Wings'''] by Sue Monk Kidd (February 2015) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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'''BrownBaggers’ selections for February 2014 - January 2015''':
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'''Brown Baggers selections for February 2014 - January 2015''':
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?light+between+oceans'''The Light Between Oceans'''] by M.L. Steadman (February 2014) [[Category:Book Groups]]
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/X?light+between+oceans'''The Light Between Oceans'''] by M.L. Steadman (February 2014) [[Category:Book Groups]]
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'''BrownBaggers’ selections for February 2013 - January 2014''':
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'''Brown Baggers selections for February 2013 - January 2014''':
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=elegance+of+the+hedgehog'''Elegance of the Hedgehog'''] by Muriel Barbery (February 2013)
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=elegance+of+the+hedgehog'''Elegance of the Hedgehog'''] by Muriel Barbery (February 2013)
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'''BrownBaggers’ selections for February 2012 - January 2013''':
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'''Brown Baggers selections for February 2012 - January 2013''':
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=hotel+on+the+corner+of+bitter+and+sweet'''Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet'''] by Jamie Ford (February 2012)
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=hotel+on+the+corner+of+bitter+and+sweet'''Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet'''] by Jamie Ford (February 2012)
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'''BrownBaggers’ selections for February 2011 - January 2012''':
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'''Brown Baggers selections for February 2011 - January 2012''':
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=child+of+my+heart'''Child of My Heart'''] by Alice McDermott (February 2011)
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=child+of+my+heart'''Child of My Heart'''] by Alice McDermott (February 2011)
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'''BrownBaggers’ selections for February 2010 – January 2011''':
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'''Brown Baggers selections for February 2010 – January 2011''':
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=lesson+before+dying'''A Lesson before Dying'''] by Ernest J. Gaines (February 2010)
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?SEARCH=lesson+before+dying'''A Lesson before Dying'''] by Ernest J. Gaines (February 2010)
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'''BrownBaggers’ selections for September 2008 – January 2010''':
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'''Brown Baggers selections for September 2008 – January 2010''':
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?water+for+elephants '''Water for Elephants'''] by Sara Gruen (September 2008)
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?water+for+elephants '''Water for Elephants'''] by Sara Gruen (September 2008)

Latest revision as of 19:29, 27 December 2018

Article in Book Groups

On the third Thursday of the month bring your lunch to the Central Branch of JMRL and discuss fiction and non-fiction books. Library staff will provide value-added content and lead the discussion. Drinks and desserts will be provided. Send an email to be added to our mailing list.

Brown Baggers selections for June 2019 - May 2020:

  • December 2019- No Selection
  • Same Page 2020 title


Brown Baggers selections for June 2018 - May 2019:

  • December 2018 - No Selection
  • TBD Same Page 2019 title.


Brown Baggers selections for June 2017 - May 2018:

  • 1984 by George Orwell (September 2017)
  • December 2017 - No Selection
  • Istanbul by Orhan Pamuk (January 2018)


Brown Baggers selections for January 2016 - May 2017:

  • No December 2016 selection

This is the Big Read 2017 title.


Brown Baggers selections for February 2015 - December 2015:

This is the Big Read 2015 title.

  • Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand (August 2015)
  • No December 2015 selection


Brown Baggers selections for February 2014 - January 2015:

This is the Big Read 2014 title.

  • I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb (October 2014)
  • No December 2014 selection


Brown Baggers selections for February 2013 - January 2014:

This is the Big Read 2013 Title.

  • Canada by Richard Ford (August 2013)
  • No selection for December 2013


Brown Baggers selections for February 2012 - January 2013:

This is the Big Read 2012 Title.

  • Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali (May 2012)
  • No selection for December 2012


Brown Baggers selections for February 2011 - January 2012:

  • The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett (March 2011 The group's meeting will be March 24th instead of 17th due to Virginia Festival of the Book.)
  • The Help by Kathryn Stockett (August 2011)
  • No selection for December 2011
  • Moby Dick by Herman Melville (January 2012)


Brown Baggers selections for February 2010 – January 2011:

  • An Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett (The group's meeting will be March 11th instead of 18th due to Virginia Festival of the Book.)
  • No selection for December 2010


Brown Baggers selections for September 2008 – January 2010:

  • No selection for December 2008
  • Run by Ann Patchett (January 2009)
  • March by Geraldine Brooks (September 2009)
  • Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov (October 2009)
  • Embers by Sàndor Màrai (November 2009)
  • No selection for December 2009