Second Sunday Book Group

This group, which has been meeting for nearly twenty years, reads and discusses fiction, usually by women.  Facilitated by Laurel-Heather Milden, the group chooses recently published novels by authors ranging from the obscure to the well known.

If you have any questions about the group, Laurel-Heather would be glad to help.  Email her at and she asks that you mention the book group name on the subject line.

This group meets on the second Sunday of the month at 2:00pm.

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The Atomic Weight of Love: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781616206901
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Algonquin Books - March 7th, 2017

Discussion on Sunday, October 14 at 2:00pm.

In the fall of 1941, seventeen-year-old ornithological student Meridian Wallace becomes captivated by a brilliant physicist and follows him to Los Alamos, the birthplace of the atomic bomb. This beautifully crafted, incandescent debut follows Meridian’s lifelong journey to come to terms with what is expected of her in contrast to the life she desires. From a turbulent, secretive marriage to the weariness of old age, Meridian’s passion for birds coincides with her enduring struggle for personal liberation.

Next Year in Havana Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399586682
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Berkley - February 6th, 2018

Discussion on Sunday, November 11 at 2:00pm.

In the fall of 1941, Separated by generation, two women discover the timeless beauty of Cuba. Privileged socialite Eliza flees the perilous political climate of Havana and finds herself entangeld in an affair with a passionate revolutionary. Over half a century later, Marisol embarks on a journey to fulfill her grandmother Eliza's dying wish to have her ashes scattered in the country of her birth.

Pinkwashed Cover Image
ISBN: 9781539365433
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - April 25th, 2017

Discussion on Sunday, December 9 at 2:00pm.


Not Without Laughter Cover Image
By Langston Hughes, Angela Flournoy (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9780143131861
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Published: Penguin Classics - January 16th, 2018

Discussion on Sunday, January 13 at 2:00pm.


The Hate U Give Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062498533
Availability: Backordered
Published: Balzer + Bray - February 28th, 2017

Discussion on Sunday, February 10 at 2:00pm.