Let's read together! Join your friends, family, and fellow Yearlong Reading Challenge participants at the Boston Public Library as we discuss the September Community Read for adults: The Lady from the Black Lagoon by Mallory O'Meara. Inspired by her love of The Creature from the Black Lagoon, O'Meara presents a thoroughly researched biography of its creator, Milicent Patrick. The discussion will be moderated by a librarian and will take place on Zoom. You must register at least one day in advance of the program in order to receive the Zoom link.
Come for the book discussion, stay for the author chat! After our The Lady from the Black Lagoon discussion, Mallory O’Meara will pop in to chat and answer questions.
All Community Read titles are available as simultaneous use eBooks on Overdrive during the month that the book discussion will take place. That means that no matter how many people want to join our discussion in September, they can all check out the eBook at the same time!
You do not need to be participating in the Reading Together challenge in order to take part in this book group, but we urge you to join! You can learn about the different monthly challenges, get recommendations for books to read, and find other ways to connect with your reading community at our website. Reading is more fun when we're reading together!