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WIN AND READ

WIN A COPY OF WILLIAM LANDAY'S BESTSELLING NOVEL, DEFENDING JACOB

There are three ways to enter the contest:

  • Enter at your local branch of The Public Library of Brookline
  • Email windefendingjacob@gmail.com
  • Retweet Brookline Reads-related tweets from @brklib

Winners will be chosen at noon on February 14th. Books can be picked up after the drawing at the branch library used to enter OR at Main Library if entered online.



Calendar of Events

Film Screening: The Good Son (1993)

Thu 3/6 7:00 PM: Coolidge Corner Branch Library

Starring Macaulay Culkin.

The Good Lie

Thu 4/23 1:29 PM: Coolidge Corner Branch

2014. 110 min. PG-13. Sudanese refugees given the chance to resettle in America arrive in Kansas City, Missouri. where their encounter with an employment agency counselor forever changes their lives. Called the “Lost Boys" they were orphaned by the brutal Civil war in Sudan that began in 1983. The film brings the story of their survival and triumph to life. Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Arnold Oceng, Ger Duany



Participating Book Groups

Putterham / Council on Aging Book Group

Mon 2/24 2:00 PM: Putterman Branch Meeting Room

Coolidge Corner Book Group

Mon 2/24 2:15 PM: Coolidge Corner Branch Meeting Room

Main Library Book Group

Mon 3/3 7:00 PM: Main Library Conference Room

Read and Meet Book Group

Thu 3/20 7:00 PM: Coolidge Corner Branch Meeting Room



Past Brookline Reads selections: