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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

BCPL Bookmobile Schedule

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 7 – 8 pm Auditorium

Nov. 17 – The Handmaid’s Tale
[New York: Anchor Books, 1986] by Margaret Atwood, reviewed by Michelle Chenoweth.

 

REVIEWS & SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIAL

Review by Mary McCarthy [NY Times]
What Critics Said About ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Back In The 1980s
Handmaid’s Tale Summary [Spark Notes]
The Handmaid’s Tale: Chilling and Tense [Fantasy Literature]
The Handmaid’s Tale [Conceptual Fiction]
Book Review…. [Door County Pulse]
The Handmaid’s Tale [Christian Science Monitor]

**See monthly Community Special Events calendar for scheduled book reviews.

Books Reviewed:

Review of The Handmaid’s Tale

  Resident Michelle Chenoweth will review The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood on Tuesday, November 17, 2019 at 7 PM in the Auditorium. Margaret Atwood, a Canadian writer, penned her dystopian, speculative novel, The Handmaid's Tale, in 1985-86. In planning her...

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Resident Book Review for October, 2019

Oct. 15 – Leadership: In Turbulent Times[New York: Simon & Schuster, 2018] by Doris Kearns Goodwin, reviewed by Eleanor Lewis. REVIEWS & SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIAL Author websiteExcerpts [Google Books]Leadership in Turbulent Times [Washington Independent Review of...

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