Full booklist

This is a full booklist of all titles read by Young Professionals. You can also view only their upcoming meetings or, if you really like their taste in books, a printable list of authors and titles to use as a reading list.

Young Professionals Book Club: Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson

He's the most successful entrepreneur of our lifetime. Whether you admire or dislike him, there's no arguing he has had an enormous influence on our culture. You know you want to find out how he came to be the icon that he was. And after you do, come join a lively conversation about the book while you enjoy a Starbucks latte and a cookie!

Young Professional Book Club: Blink by Malcolm Gladwell

Join us for an elightening and stimulating conversation about accalimed author Malcolm Gladwell's Blink.

This event is free and open to the public. Please contact Luisa with any questions at lmorenilla [at] hmcpl [dot] org.

Young Professionals Book Club: Super Sad True Love Story

Please join us on September 21, at 7 pm in the Main branch, for what is sure to be a fun and fascinating conversation about Gary Shteyngart's highly acclaimed new novel, Super Sad True Love Story.

Amazon.com review:

Young Professionals Book Club: Sunset Park by Paul Auster

Please join us for an intereting discussion about this very timely novel by the award-winning Paul Auster.

Novel synopsis from Publishers Weekly:

Young Professionals Book Club: The Imperfectionists by Tom Rachman

We are looking forward to a fun discussion about Tom Rachman's highly acclaimed debut novel, The Imperfectionists. It was selected as an Amazon.com  "Best Book of the Month" (April 2010), and praised by the New York Times as being "so good I had to read it twice simply to figure out how he (Tom Rachman) pulled it off."

Please join us Wednesday, June 15, at 7 pm in our Main branch.

Synopsis on Amazon.com:

Young Professionals Book Club: Wonder Boys

Join us on Wednesday, April 20th for a fun conversation about this critically acclaimed book by Pulitzer Prize winning author, Michael Chabon.

Booklist summary of Wonder Boys:

Young Professionals Book Club

Join us for a lively discussion about this intriguing and entertaining mystery!

We will meet at 7 pm on Wednesday, March 16, in meeting room C, in the second floor of the Main branch.

Contact Luisa at lmorenilla [at] hmcpl [dot] org with any questions about the Young Professionals Book Club.

Booklist review of The Hangman's Daughter by Oliver Pötzsch:

Young Professionals Book Club: Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller

Please join us for a candid and lively discussion about this controversial classic.

The Magicians by Lev Grossman

Please join us for an exciting conversation about this bestselling, entertaining and mesmerizing book by Lev Grossman, on November 17!

 

Amazon.com review:

Young Professionals Book Club: The Help

This month the Young Professionals Book Club is going in a slightly different direction, as we read and discuss this new, bestselling, and highly acclaimed novel by Kathryn Stockett. Please join us for what is sure to be a passionate and fascinating conversation about race, class, and social constructions in the South.

Young Professionals: Flight, by Sherman Alexie

Join us for a lively discussion about the entertaining and thought-provoking novel Flight, by Sherman Alexie. The New York Times calls Alexie an author with "an impressive literary reputation as a bold writer who goes straight for the aorta. He is in the business of making his readers laugh and cry. And his most recent novel [Flight] is no exception."