Book discussion

Young Adult Book Club: Harry Potter Series!

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Tuesday, August 14, 2012 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

What did Harry Potter know about magic? He was stuck with the decidedly un-magical Dursleys, who hated him. He slept in a closet and ate their leftovers. But an owl messenger changes all that, with an invitation to attend the Hogwarts School for Wizards and Witches, where it turns out Harry is already famous.. . .

Join us to discuss the whole Harry Potter series!

Bailey Cove Classics: The Old Curiosity Shop

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Monday, September 10, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join us as we discuss The Old Curiosity Shop and celebrate the 200th birthday of Charles Dickens for the months of August and September!   Heart-wrenching tale of Little Nell and her doting grandfather who flee from cold and brutal London in the 1840s to escape debt and to roam the English countryside as beggars.

Time Out Book Club

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Thursday, October 11, 2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

 

Why be the sheep, when you can be the wolf?

 

Time Out Book Club

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Thursday, September 13, 2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Intense is the word for Ender's Game. Aliens have attacked Earth twice and almost destroyed the human species. To make sure humans win the next encounter, the world government has taken to breeding military geniuses -- and then training them in the arts of war... The early training, not surprisingly, takes the form of 'games'... Ender Wiggin is a genius among geniuses; he wins all the games... He is smart enough to know that time is running out.

Time Out Book Club

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Thursday, August 9, 2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

 

Sailing toward dawn, and I was perched atop the crow's nest, being the ship's eyes. We were two nights out of Sydney, and there'd been no weather to speak of so far. I was keeping watch on a dark stack of nimbus clouds off to the northwest, but we were leaving it far behind, and it looked to be smooth going all the way back to Lionsgate City. Like riding a cloud. . . .

Time Out Book Club

Location: Madison Public Library
Date: Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Sometimes the path to the truth is paved with broken glass.  
 

Bailey Cove Classics: The Old Curiosity Shop

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Monday, August 6, 2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join us as we discuss The Old Curiosity Shop and celebrate the 200th birthday of Charles Dickens for the months of August and September!  There will be cake!   Heart-wrenching tale of Little Nell and her doting grandfather who flee from cold and brutal London in the 1840s to escape debt and to roam the English c

Groundbreaking Reads: The Tiger's Wife

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Struggling to understand why her beloved grandfather left his family to die alone in a field hospital far from home, a young doctor in a war-torn Balkan country takes over her grandfather's search for a mythical ageless vagabond while referring to a worn copy of Rudyard Kipling's "The Jungle Book."

Eleanor E. Murphy Book Club: Explosive Eighteen by Janet Evanovich

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Tuesday, August 7, 2012 - 11:30am - 12:30pm

Join the Eleanor E. Murphy Book Club as we read a Stephanie Plum mystery, Explosive Eighteen by Janet Evanovich

Time to Read with Magic Treehouse

Location: Gurley Public Library
Date: Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 6:00pm - 6:45pm

Visit with Mrs. Stewart from Hampton Cove Elementary and discuss your favorite Magic Treehouse book.
 

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