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Program Guide | New Books by Genre | Cardholder Perks

The spotlight title of this year's Bloomington Reads Programming Series is Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford. During Bloomington Reads, the Library provides many copies of the featured title in many formats, encouraging the community to read and discuss the book. Several programs based on themes in the book are also offered. Below are details of the programming series.

Featured Programs

Fiction Book Club

Jazz Concert Series

Casey and the Flying Fortress

Books on Tap Book Club

World War II in Bloomington-Normal

Basic Drawing

Japanese Internment Camps

Traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony

Lunchtime Discussion with Author Jamie Ford

An Evening with Author Jamie Ford