NONFICTION BOOK DISCUSSION - Books for the March meeting of the Non-Fiction Book Group at the Hampstead Public Library are now available for check out. Participants will discuss: “Perilous Fight: America’s Intrepid War with Britain on the High Seas 1812-1815” by Stephen Budiansky. The author examines the astounding performance of America’s fledgling Navy throughout the War of 1812 and explains how it established America as an international force to be reckoned with. The book discussion will be on Mon., March 18, at 7:00 p.m. Newcomers are welcome and encouraged to share ideas for future discussions.
THIRD THURSDAY BOOK DISCUSSION - Books for the March meeting of the Hampstead Public Library’s Third Thursday Afternoon Book Group are now available for check out. Participants will discuss: “Claude & Camille: a Novel of Monet” by Stephanie Cowen. This novel follows Monet to Paris where, as a young dreamer, he was intent on creating a new style of art. He encounters many obstacles like the criticism of his work, the war, and extreme poverty. The discussion of “Claude & Camille” is on March 21st at 1:00PM. Newcomers are always welcome.