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Book Chats: Books2Movies

Friday, August 22, 2014, 05:00pm - 06:00pm

The Giver by Lois Lowrygiver collage compress

  • Read it, see it, then come and chat about it!
  • Which did you like better, the book or the movie?
  • Did the producers choose the right actors to play the characters?
  • This chat will be led by Adair Heitmann. 

Pizza served! Please register with Marianne below.

Free and open to the public.

Adair Heitmann is the Director of Communications at Pequot Library.  An award-winning artist and writer, she's a professional blogger and leads creative writing workshops at Fairfield Public Library. When she isn’t working, parenting, or creating, she reads eclectic fiction, redemptive memoir, and haiku. 

   Book Chats Series: Books2Movies

Chat with Pequot’s librarians about each of the books that have been adapted into movies in 2014.
Find local movie times on Fandago.com.

  • Friday, June 13, 2014 at 5pm: The Fault in Our Stars, co-led by Adair Heitmann
    (Teen title, pizza included, registration encouraged) Movie released June 6, 2014
  • Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 11:30am: The Hundred-Foot Journey, led by Robyn Filippone
    Movie released August 8, 2014
  • Friday, August 22, 2014 at 5pm: The Giver, co-led by Adair Heitmann
    (Teen title, pizza included, registration encouraged) Movie released August 15, 2014
  • Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 11:30am: This is Where I Leave You, led by Vicki Konopka
    Movie released September 12, 2014
  • Friday, September 26, 2014 at 5pm: The Maze Runner, co-led by Marianne Pysarchyk
    (Teen title, pizza included, registration encouraged) Movie released Sept. 19, 2014
  • Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 11:30am: Gone Girl, led by Denise Martin
    Movie released October 3, 2014
Location : Reading Room
Contact : Teen Librarian, Marianne Pysarchyk at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (203) 259-0346 ext. 19

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