Last Updated on December 27, 2021

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BCPL Makeup Bookmobile Visit on January 20

Due to extenuating circumstances, the BCPL bookmobile was unable to visit Charlestown on Friday, January 7, 2022. The makeup visit will take place on: Thursday, January 20, 2022 9:30 - 10:30 AM | Courtyard Crossing (Building 7) Lobby 10:30 - 11:30 AM | Cross Creek Lobby

Ruth Houck Library

Main Street in Maple Terrace
Monday – Friday
10 am – 4 pm

Baltimore County Library Bookmobile 

1st Friday of the month:
9:30 – 10:30 AM – Courtyard Crossing (Lobby 7) entrance
10:30 – 11:30 AM – Cross Creek Lobby entrance

3rd Friday of the month:
9:30 – 10:30 AM – Courtyard Crossing (Lobby 7) entrance
10:30 – 11:30 AM – Cross Creek Lobby entrance

For the Baltimore County Public Library bookmobile stops, check under Schedule and Locations [updated monthly] on the BCPL Mobile Engagement – Adult webpage.

Spiritual Book Club 

3rd Tuesday of each month
2 – 3 pm
Jeremiah Room
Sr. Eileen in Pastoral Care has list of books

Book Reviews by Residents

3rd Tuesday of each month from  7 – 8 PM in the Auditorium

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at 7 PM in the Auditorium.
Silverview: A Novel by John le Carré  [New York: Penguin Random House, 2021], reviewed by resident Ed Appel.

This Is Happiness by Niall Williams

REVIEWS & SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIAL

Review [The Complete Review]
John le Carré Left Behind a Novel [Washington Post]
…One Last Time among Spies  [The Guardian]
John le Carré’s Silverview is not the Defining Final Chapter  [Tme Magazine]
Reviews [Bookmarks]
Review [Open Letters Review]
…A Minor Masterpiece [Evening Standard]
John le Carré’s Genius for Surveillance [New Republic]
For the Dead… [Toronto Guardian]
John le Carré’s Aimless Final Novel [New Statesman]
Review [New York Journal of Books]

**The resident’s review from The Sunburst, is found below and also available under Newsletters on MyErickson.

Books Reviewed:

Book Review of “Silverview: A Novel”

Resident Ed Appel’s review of Silverview: A Novel by John le Carré [New York: Penguin Random House, 2021], is scheduled for Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at 7 PM in the Auditorium. Will the last, posthumously-published spy novel of the renowned David John Moore Cornwell...

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Resident Book Review for November 2021

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at 7 PM in the Auditorium.Mine: How the Hidden Rules of Ownership Control Our Lives by Michael Heller and James Salzman [New York: Doubleday, 2021], reviewed by resident Lon Chestnutt. Lon's book review for The Sunburst REVIEWS &...

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