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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.

Fill the Void

Thu 4/24 1:30 PM: Coolidge Corner Branch

2013. 90m. Rated PG. Eighteen-year-old Shira is the youngest daughter of the family and is about to bemarried off to a very promising young man of the same age. But due to an unexpected turn of events, the young Hasidic Jewish woman is pressured into an arranged levirate marriage to an older widower. An Israeli film – Hebrew dialogue and English subtitles. Stars: Hadas Yaron, Yiftach Klein, Irit Sheleg.



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



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