Skip directly to content

Chapters

Fall News

on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 1:08pm

In The American Frontier, Chapters marvels at cowboy legends, the pioneer spirit, and the culture of the Native American nation. Join Chapters for a morning or an evening discussion. To register, please call 973-728-2822, email wmtl@wmtl.org, or visit the Adult/Teen Services desk.

Summer News

on Tue, 07/02/2013 - 4:04pm

Chapters will meet again in September.

Please consider joining our summer daytime book group, Novels @ Noon.

June Meeting

on Fri, 05/24/2013 - 10:08am

The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry

June 20

In Rachel Joyce's debut novel, Harold Fry begins his day with a leisurely stroll to post a letter to his dear, ill, former co-worker Queenie. Harold surprises himself, as well as family, friends, and strangers too, as his small errand evolves into a 600 mile odyssey across England.

May Meeting

on Mon, 04/22/2013 - 10:27am

My Abandonment

May 16

Living unnoticed with her father in the woods near Portland, Oregon, 13-year-old Caroline is smart and resourceful. One small mistake, however, leads to their discovery. When the police and social services become involved, the pair begins a bumpy and disturbing journey back to civilization. Peter Rock's novel is inspired by a true story.

April Meeting

on Wed, 03/27/2013 - 11:53am

Orphan Train

April 18

Young Vivian is one of many to board the orphan trains heading west to an uncertain future. Now 91, Vivian meets 17-year-old Molly and though decades apart in age, they find a common bond in their turbulent childhoods. From turn of the century Ireland and New York City to the Midwest and onto contemporary Maine, author Christina Baker Kline's moving novel highlights a period of history largely forgotten.

Pages