Gurley Girls Book Club

Gurley Girls Book Club

Location: Gurley Public Library
Date: Thursday, October 27, 2011 - 7:00pm

Discussion on book to be announced

Gurley Girls Book Club

Location: Gurley Public Library
Date: Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 7:00pm

Discussion on State of Wonder by Ann Patchett

Gurley Girls Book Club

Location: Gurley Public Library
Date: Thursday, July 28, 2011 - 7:00pm

Saving CeeCee Honeycutt by Beth Hoffman

Gurley Girls Book Club

Location: Gurley Public Library
Date: Thursday, June 23, 2011 - 7:00pm

The Saving Graces by Patricia Gaffney

Gurley Girls: Saving CeeCee Honeycutt

Location: Gurley Public Library
Date: Thursday, July 28, 2011 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

"Steel Magnolias" meets "The Help" in this Southern debut novel sparkling with humor, heart, and feminine wisdom. Twelve-year-old CeeCee Honeycutt is in trouble. For years, she has been the caretaker of her psychotic mother, Camille-the tiara-toting, lipstick-smeared laughing stock of an entire town- a woman trapped in her long-ago moment of glory as the 1951 Vidalia Onion Queen.

Gurley Girls: The Saving Graces

Location: Gurley Public Library
Date: Thursday, June 23, 2011 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Meet the Saving Graces, four of the best friends a woman could ever have. For ten years, Emma, Rudy, Lee, and Isabel have shared a deep affection that has helped them deal with the ebb and flow of expectations and disappointments common to us all. Calling themselves the Saving Graces, the quartet is united by understanding, honesty, and acceptance -- a connection that has grown stronger as the years go by.

Gurley Girls Book Club: Wicked City

Location: Gurley Public Library
Date: Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Phenix City, Alabama, from its founding during the Civil War, has been the dirty, not-so-little secret of the South. It is a riverside no-man's land, a place where a blind eye has historically been turned to vice of every sort, including prostitution, gambling, and even murder. Atkins shows us Phenix City in its 1950s hey-day, where a battle is building between a handful of decent citizens and the underworld willing to do anything to maintain their control.

Gurley Girls: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Location: Gurley Public Library
Date: Thursday, May 26, 2011 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

A spellbinding amalgam of murder mystery, family saga, love story, and financial intrigue. It’s about the disappearance forty years ago of Harriet Vanger, a young scion of one of the wealthiest families in Sweden . . .

Gurley Girls: Unbroken

Location: Gurley Public Library
Date: Thursday, March 31, 2011 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

In her long-awaited new book, Hillenbrand writes with the same rich and vivid narrative voice she displayed in "Seabiscuit." Telling an unforgettable story of a young lieutenant's journey into extremity, "Unbroken" is a testament to the resilience of the human mind, body, and spirit.

Gurley Girls: Hunger Games

Location: Gurley Public Library
Date: Thursday, January 27, 2011 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

In a future North America, where the rulers of Panem maintain control through an annual televised survival competition pitting young people from each of the twelve districts against one another, sixteen-year-old Katniss's skills are put to the test when she voluntarily takes her younger sister's place.

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