You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

North Reading

Library selects book for reading program

Continue reading below

Flint Memorial Library has selected its title for North Reading Reads 2014, the town’s 11th annual community reading program: “Beautiful Ruins,” by Jess Walter, a novel about love, big dreams, responsibility, and the movies. The settings for this well-received bestseller include the Italian coast, Hollywood, Scotland, and the Pacific Northwest as the story moves through time from 1962 to the present day. In addition to book discussions, The Friends of the Library are sponsoring several related programs, which kick off this month: “Pasta and Conversation,” with Jaclyn Strycharz, the cooking librarian; “Books into TV Movies,” with producer/director Fred Barzyk; and an evening of armchair travel in Italy with David and Nancy Dillon. An art exhibit featuring drawings by local middle school students also is planned for March. Copies of the novel and the audiobook are available at the library. For more information, call 978-664-4942 or visit flintmemoriallibrary.org/home/n-reading-reads/.

Loading comments...
Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
or
Please enter a valid email
BostonGlobe.com will never post anything without asking.
Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com