Marathon County Public Library book clubs: August 2018

Edgar Book Club: “One Thousand White Women” by Jim Fergus

Thursday, Aug. 9. Drop by the Edgar Branch each month for a lively discussion. 11:30 a.m. 715-352-3155.

Athens Book Club: “A Gentleman In Moscow” by Amor Towles

Thursday, Aug. 9. Join us for a lively discussion of this best-selling book, about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel in 1920s Russia. 6:30 p.m. 715-257-7292. (MCPL Athens)

Marathon City Book Club: “And Then There Were None” by Agatha Christie

Monday, Aug. 13. Join us for our monthly book club at MCPL Marathon City! For August, we’ll be reading “And Then There Were None” by Agatha Christie. Free, with new members always welcome! Call 715-443-2775 for more information. 5:45 p.m.

Hatley Book Club: “Troublemaker” by Leah Remini

Tuesday, Aug. 14. Join our Hatley Branch Book Club in August to discuss the book “Troublemaker” by Leah Remini. 2 p.m. 715-446-3537.

Mosinee Book Club: “A Man Called Ove” by Fredrik Backman

Monday, Aug. 20. Join us for a discussion about a curmudgeon who finds an unexpected friendship among neighbors. 1 p.m. 715-693-2144. (MCPL Mosinee)

Stratford Book Club: “Little Women” by Louisa May Alcott

Monday, Aug. 20. Stop by the Stratford Branch each month for a spirited discussion of a wide range of books 1 p.m. 715-687-4420. (MCPL Stratford)

Women’s Night Out Book Club: “Glass House” by Brian Alexander

Monday, Aug. 20. Take part in a lively discussion of this nonfiction book about a town in Ohio, which went from being middle class to run down over the past 40 years. 6:30 p.m. 715-261-7200. (MCPL Wausau)

Rothschild Book Club: “Ethan Frome” by Edith Wharton

Wednesday, Aug. 22. Join us for the monthly book club at our Rothschild Branch In August, we’ll read and discuss Edith Wharton’s 1911 novel about a tragic love triangle. New people are always welcome. 11 a.m. 715-359-6208.