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The Wangs Vs. The World

Join us at either 11:00am or 5:30pm! Join the Broad Street Readers on Tuesday March 24th to discuss “The Wangs Vs. the World” by Jade Chang. Chang’s novel takes the Wangs, a newly bankrupt immigrant family, on a cross-country trek … Continue reading

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The White Tiger

Join us at either 11:00am or 5:30pm! Join the Broad Street Readers on Tuesday February 25th to discuss The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga. This darkly comic, Booker Prize winning novel explores the poverty and corruption of modern India’s caste … Continue reading

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Good Riddance

Join us at either 11:00 am or 5:30 pm! Join the Broad Street Readers on Tuesday November 26th to discuss Good Riddance by Elinor Lipman, an exploration of love, loss, and secrets. “The question of who gets to tell one’s … Continue reading

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Beloved

Now meeting at both 11:00am and 5:30pm! Join the Broad Street Readers on Tuesday October 15th to discuss Toni Morrison’s magnificent Pulitzer Prize–winning work, Beloved—first published in 1987—which brought the wrenching experience of slavery into the literature of our time. … Continue reading

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The News of the World

Now meeting at both 11:00am and 5:30pm! Join the Broad Street Readers on Tuesday September 24th to discuss Paulette Jiles’ News of the World, an adventure story set in the aftermath of the Civil War that explores the boundaries of … Continue reading

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Lillian Boxfish Takes A Walk

Now meeting at both 11:00am and 5:30pm! Join the Broad Street Readers on Tuesday, August 27th to discuss Kathleen Rooney’s Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk. A love letter to city life in all its guts and grandeur, Lillian Boxfish Takes … Continue reading

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Lucky Us

Now meeting at both 11:00am and 5:30pm! Join the Broad Street Readers on Tuesday, June 11th to discuss Amy Bloom’s Lucky Us, the story of two sisters seeking fame and fortune in the 1940s. Praise for Lucky Us: “In an … Continue reading

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Magpie Murders

Now meeting at both 11:00am and 5:30pm! Join the Broad Street Readers on Tuesday May 28 for a discussion of Anthony Horowitz’s Magpie Murders, a dark take on vintage English crime fiction in which the reader becomes the detective. Praise … Continue reading

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White Chrysanthemum

Now meeting at both 11:00am and 5:30pm! Join the Broad Street Readers for a discussion of White Chrysanthemum by Mary Lynn Bracht, the story of sisters separated by WWII in Korea.  Suspenseful, hopeful, and ultimately redemptive, White Chrysanthemum tells a … Continue reading

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The Friend

Now meeting at both 11:00am and 5:30pm! Join the Broad Street Readers for a discussion of Sigrid Nunez’ 2018 National Book Award winner, The Friend, which the Wall Street Journal calls a “beautiful book … crammed with a world of … Continue reading

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