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Reading the World Book Club

Say youre one of themAll interested readers are invited to join the library's Reading the World book club. This month's title is Say You’re One of Them by Uwem Akpan. The book will be discussed Thursday, Dec. 4, at 7 p.m. at downtown Main Library.

Titles for the Reading the World book club are focused on memoir, travel writing and fiction from non-North American or non-Western European perspectives. Ask at the Main Library's Circulation Desk for each month's book. For more information, contact Beth at (701) 241-8198 or email

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Tea Time Book Club

Wild coverIt's tea time at the library! This month's book selection, Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Coast Trail by Cheryl Strayed, will be discussed Sunday, Dec. 7, at 2 p.m. at Dr. James Carlson Library.

Tea and dessert will be provided. Feel free to bring a favorite tea cup. No registration is required – just be ready for a great discussion! Ask at the Carlson Information Desk for each month’s book. For more information, contact Katrina at

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Northport Classics Book Club

Ox Bow IncidentIf you love "the classics" or just never got around to reading them, join the Northport Classics Book Club for an informal discussion the third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Northport branch.

Northport Classics Book Club will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 19 to discuss Ox-Bow Incident by Walter Van Tilburg Clark. For more information, contact Lori West at or 701-476-5977.

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Current History Book Club

1913 coverHave a love of history and want to talk to others who feel the same? Current History Book Club will meet Tuesday, Nov. 25, at 7 p.m. to discuss 1913: In Search of the World before the Great War by Charles Emmerson.

The Current History Book Club meets the last Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the Main Library. For copies of the titles or more information, please contact Tim Dirks at

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