BOOK DISCUSSIONS

August 5, 2014
Under-An-Hour Reading Club
Book Discussion
6:00 pm at the Park Central Branch Library.

The Under-an-Hour Reading Club explores a new magazine article each week, sparking conversation over fresh topics and current events. It's the fun of a book club, but in less time--perfect for a busy schedule. Pick up a copy of the upcoming article at the Park Central Branch Library or find out about it on our Facebook page at facebook.com/parkcentrallibrary.

 

August 6, 2014
"Fractures"
Brown Bag Book Discussion
12:00 pm at the Midtown Carnegie Branch Library.

Bring your lunch and take a break from your workday with a good book. "Fractures" by Lamar Herrin.

 

August 7, 2014
"& Sons"
Evening Book Discussion
6:30 pm at the Brentwood Branch Library.

By David Gilbert.

 

August 7, 2014
Reader's Choice
NXT Chapter: A Book Group for 20/30-Somethings
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm at the Library Center.

Bring Your Own Book (B.Y.O.B): Award Winners. Bring an award-winning book to share with the group. Refreshments will be served.

 

August 8, 2014
"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity"
Northview Book Club
10:30 am to 11:30 am at the Offsite.

We meet every second Friday of the month at the Northview Center in Doling Park, 301 E. Talmage St. No registration is necessary. "Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" by Katherine Boo.

 

August 9, 2014
"Alan's War: The Memories of G.I. Alan Cope"
Graphic Novels for Grown-Ups
1:30 pm at the Brentwood Branch Library.

Whether you’re new to the medium or have grown up with it, join us as we read and discuss contemporary and classic graphic literature from around the world. "Alan's War: The Memories of G.I. Alan Cope" by Emmanuel Guibert.

 

August 12, 2014
Under-An-Hour Reading Club
Book Discussion
6:00 pm at the Park Central Branch Library.

The Under-an-Hour Reading Club explores a new magazine article each week, sparking conversation over fresh topics and current events. It's the fun of a book club, but in less time--perfect for a busy schedule. Pick up a copy of the upcoming article at the Park Central Branch Library or find out about it on our Facebook page at facebook.com/parkcentrallibrary.

 

August 13, 2014
"A Tale for the Time Being"
Book Discussion
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm at the Library Center.

By Ruth Ozeki.

 

August 13, 2014
"Jim Henson: The Biography"
Book Discussion
1:30 pm at the Fair Grove Branch Library.

By Brian Jay Jones.

 

August 14, 2014
"The Pecan Man"
Book Discussion
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Republic Branch Library.

By Cassie D. Selleck.

 

August 14, 2014
"The Answer to the Riddle is Me: A Memoir of Amnesia"
Book Discussion
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Midtown Carnegie Branch Library.

Join us for an informal discussion of our monthly book pick. "The Answer to the Riddle is Me: A Memoir of Amnesia" by David Stuart MacLean.

 

August 19, 2014
"Blue Asylum"
Book Discussion
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Ash Grove Branch Library.

By Kathy Hepinstall.

 

August 19, 2014
Under-An-Hour Reading Club
Book Discussion
6:00 pm at the Park Central Branch Library.

The Under-an-Hour Reading Club explores a new magazine article each week, sparking conversation over fresh topics and current events. It's the fun of a book club, but in less time--perfect for a busy schedule. Pick up a copy of the upcoming article at the Park Central Branch Library or find out about it on our Facebook page at facebook.com/parkcentrallibrary.

 

August 21, 2014
"Americanah"
South Side Senior Center Book Discussion
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Offsite.

Check out our Library book group just for seniors. We meet every third Thursday of the month at the South Side Senior Center, 2215 S. Fremont Ave. No registration is necessary. "Americanah" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

 

August 26, 2014
"Me Before You"
Book Discussion
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Brentwood Branch Library.

By Jojo Moyes.

 

August 26, 2014
Under-An-Hour Reading Club
Book Discussion
6:00 pm at the Park Central Branch Library.

The Under-an-Hour Reading Club explores a new magazine article each week, sparking conversation over fresh topics and current events. It's the fun of a book club, but in less time--perfect for a busy schedule. Pick up a copy of the upcoming article at the Park Central Branch Library or find out about it on our Facebook page at facebook.com/parkcentrallibrary.

 

August 27, 2014
"And the Mountains Echoed"
Downtown Book Club
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm at the Offsite.

The conversation will be flowing as we discuss provocative fiction, nonfiction and memoir at the Coffee Ethic, 124 Park Central Square. "And the Mountains Echoed" by Khaled Hosseini.

 

August 28, 2014
"The Weight of Blood"
Book Discussion
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Library Station.

Visit with others about the current read. "The Weight of Blood" by Laura McHugh.

 
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