Effective Monday, September 20, 2021 masks are required for all individuals aged two years and above while indoors at the Reading Public Library.
RPL Book Group
The RPL Book Group Will be meeting in person, in the conference room. There will be a capacity limit of 15 attendees, and unvaccinated individuals must wear a mask. If you or those in your home are at higher risk, you are encouraged to wear a mask. For more information, please see the mass.gov webpage about covid-19 mask requirements.
Featured Book: The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse
Discussion Leader: Susanne Sullivan
With its message of empathy and self-care, artist Charlie Mackesy's quiet picture book has captured the shared longing of our troubled times.
The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse is a collection of loosely linked illustrations about a lonely boy who ambles through the countryside on a spring day, finding companionship: first meeting the mole, then the other animals of the title. As they walk, the new friends talk, wonder, share their hopes and fears and pose some big questions: “What do we do when our hearts hurt?” “Home isn’t always a place, is it?” The fox is generally silent; the mole and the horse offer reassurance and wisdom
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The RPL Book Group is a participant-run adult book discussion group that meets to discuss a broad range of book selections, both fiction and nonfiction.
Copies of each month's selection are available in the holds pick-up area.
Books must be checked out at the Borrower Services Desk.
- Tuesday, November 9, 2021
- 7:00pm - 8:30pm
- Conference Room