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Tea Time Book ClubBlue Tea Cup

Orphan Train coverIt's tea time at the library! This month's book selection, Oprhan Train by Christina Baker Kline, will be discussed on Sunday, September 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

Last Picture ShowIf 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 return in the fall with The Last Picture Show by Larry McMurrty on Wednesday, September 17. For more information, contact Lori West at or 701-476-5977.

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Current History Book Club

The WestiesHave a love of history and want to talk to others who feel the same? Current History Book Club will return on September 30, 2014 at 7 p.m. to discuss The Westies: Inside New York’s Irish Mob by T.J. English.

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

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Friends of the Fargo Public Library Book Talk

Mark your calendars for the Book Talk sessions this fall. Coordinated by the Friends of the Fargo Public Library, Book Talk meets at the downtown Main Library on the second Thursday of the month at 10 a.m. from September through May.

Upcoming dates and titles for Book Talk include:

September 12, 2013  The Round House by Louise Erdrich
October 10, 2013  Moby-Dick by Herman Melville 
November 14, 2013 Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon and Lucia Graves
December 12, 2013 The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
January 09, 2014 My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor
February 13, 2014 The Dakota Prisoner of War Letters by Clifford Canku, Michael Simon and John Peacock
March 13, 2014 Time Was Soft There by Jeremy Mercer
April 10, 2014  Mom and Me and Mom by Maya Angelou
May 08, 2014 The Education of Harriet Hatfield by May Sarton