SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- Book clubs for children in the third, fourth, fifth and sixth grades will be held in the coming weeks at the Scarsdale Library. Participants are expected to read the book before the session. the third grade book club will meet on Wednesday at 4:15 p.m. to discuss “The Elevator Family” by Douglas Evans, the story of a family’s experiences living for three days in an elevator in a luxury San Francisco hotel.
The fourth grade book club will meet on Monday, Dec. 21, at 7 p.m., to discuss “Milton Hershey: Young Chocolatier” by M.M. Eboch, the biography of the man who created an iconic international delight.
Also on Monday, Dec. 21, at 7 p.m., the fifth and sixth grade book clubs will discuss Andrew Clements' “The Jacket.” Seeing another boy wearing his brother's jacket, Phil assumes the jacket was stolen and leading to questions about his prejudices and the discovery of some unsettling truths about his neighborhood, his family, and even himself.
The books to be discussed will be available in the children’s room after participants register on the library website, www.scarsdalelibrary.org.
The library is at 54 Olmsted Road, Scarsdale.