FIND copies of Defending Jacob in all formats at the three Brookline libraries.
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BORN TO BE BAD? Psychiatrist Ron Schouten, M.D. answers a question posed by moderator Hank Phillippi Ryan at the 2014 Brookline Reads panel, Born to be Bad? Exploring Parenting, Ethics and the Law. 80-85 people packed Hunneman Hall for the event held on Monday, February 24.
Calendar of Events
Thu 3/6 7:00 PM: Coolidge Corner Branch Library
Starring Macaulay Culkin.
Wed 3/12 7:00 PM: Brookline High School Auditorium
Join William Landay for an evening of lively discussion.
Participating Book Groups
Putterham / Council on Aging Book GroupMon 2/24 2:00 PM: Putterman Branch Meeting Room
Coolidge Corner Book GroupMon 2/24 2:15 PM: Coolidge Corner Branch Meeting Room
Main Library Book GroupMon 3/3 7:00 PM: Main Library Conference Room
Read and Meet Book Group for 20s and 30sThu 3/20 7:00 PM: Coolidge Corner Branch Meeting Room
Past Brookline Reads selections:
* 2013 The Dirty Life: A Memoir of Farming, Food, and Love (2011) by Kristin Kimball
* 2011 The Imperfectionists (2010) by Tom Rachman
* 2009 Theme: Mystery and Mayhem in Boston (In 2009 we asked people to read Boston-area mysteries by Linda Barnes, William Tapply, William Martin and Cynthia Peale (Nancy Zaroulis) and explore how the city informs the personalities of the characters and drives the plot.)
* 2008 The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game (2006) by Michael Lewis
* 2007 Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865) and Through the Looking Glass (1871) by Lewis Carroll
* 2006 Snow Flower and the Secret Fan (2006) by Lisa See
* 2005 North Star Conspiracy (1993) by Miriam Grace Monfredo
* 2004 Snow in August (1997) by Pete Hamill