Book discussions

Come to the library during I-time on January 10th & 11th to discuss the book: The Hate U Give written by Angie Thomas. 


"Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Khalil was unarmed. Soon afterward, his death is a national headline. Some are calling him a thug, maybe even a drug dealer and a gangbanger. Protesters are taking to the streets in Khalil’s name. Some cops and the local drug lord try to intimidate Starr and her family. What everyone wants to know is: what really went down that night? And the only person alive who can answer that is Starr. But what Starr does—or does not—say could upend her community. It could also endanger her life."

Each month the library hosts a book discussion during i-time. The books and dates for the first semester are listed below... Hope to see you there!

1. Seedfolks by Paul Flieschman
November 8th & 9th


2. Drown by Junot Diaz
December 6th & 7th


3. Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
December 13th & 14th


4. The Hate U Give By Angie Thomas
January 10th & 11th


Stay tuned for the upcoming books and meeting dates!!!