Book discussion

S2S B2B: Faith

Location: Main Library Meeting Room A & B
Date: Saturday, March 17, 2012 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Monet and Marcus Caldwell are living their version of the American Dream. Both are gainfully employed, Marcus as a detective for Chicago's Finest, and Monet as a nurse in the neonatal unit of an inner city hospital. They are faithful members of Reverend Ruth Wilcox's church, The Temple. The only thing missing from their life is a child.

S2S B2B: Meet Authors ReShonda Tate Billingsley & Victoria Christopher Murray

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, January 19, 2012 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

 

Join Sister 2 Sister Brother 2 Brother as we welcome bestselling, award-winning authors Victoria Christopher Murray and ReShonda Tate Billingsley, as they bring their favorite heroines together in SINNERS & SAINTS.

Bailey Cove Morning: Room

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 10:00am - 11:00am

To five-year-old Jack, Room is the entire world. It is where he was born and grew up; it's where he lives with his Ma as they learn and read and eat and sleep and play. At night, his Ma shuts him safely in the wardrobe, where he is meant to be asleep when Old Nick visits. Room is home to Jack, but to Ma, it is the prison where Old Nick has held her captive for seven years. Through determination, ingenuity, and fierce motherly love, Ma has created a life for Jack. But she knows it's not enough...not for her or for him.

Bailey Cove Morning: State of Wonder

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Tuesday, December 13, 2011 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Award-winning "New York Times"-bestselling author Patchett ("Bel Canto, The Magician's Assistant") returns with a provocative novel of morality and miracles, science and sacrifice set in the Amazon rainforest--a gripping adventure story and a profound look at the difficult choices we make in the name of discovery and love.

S2SB2B: NO BOOK CLUB THIS MONTH, HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

Location: Main Library Meeting Room A & B
Date: Saturday, December 17, 2011 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

THERE WILL BE NO BOOKCLUB DISCUSSION THIS MONTH.

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR!

S2SB2B: The Choir Director

Location: Main Library Meeting Room A & B
Date: Saturday, February 18, 2012 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

New York Times bestselling author Carl Weber takes readers back to church, where preaching isn't always enough, nothing goes better with the Word than a song--and it's time for some hard-earned lessons in love, brotherhood, and betrayal.

Bishop T.K. Wilson has done all he can to make First Jamaica Ministries a success. But with his last choir director getting caught in a scandal, attendance and cash flow are down.

Crunch Time by Diane Mott Davidson

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

Join the Eleanor E. Murphy Book Club as we read Crunch Time by Diane Mott Davidson.

Colorado caterer Goldy Schulz cooks up big trouble as she tries to help her longtime friend and fellow chef Yolanda Garcia. When the rental house shared by Yolanda and her irrepressible aunt Ferdinanda is destroyed by arson, the pair move in with cop-turned-PI Ernest McLeod. But then Ernest is shot dead and his house is set on fire, nearly killing Goldy, Yolanda, Ferdinanda, and nine beagle puppies that Ernest had recently rescued from a puppy mill.

Eleanor E. Murphy Book Club: One for the Money by Janet Evanovich

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Tuesday, January 3, 2012 - 11:30am - 12:30pm

Join the Eleanor E. Murphy Book Club as we read a title from the Stephanie Plum mystery series by Janet Evanovich.

Read the book before you see the movie. The movie by the same title will be in theaters on January 27, 2012.

Eleanor E. Murphy Book Club: Apple Turnover Murder by Joanne Fluke

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Tuesday, November 1, 2011 - 11:30am - 12:30pm

Join the Eleanor E. Murphy Book Club as we read a title from the Hannah Swenson mystery series by Joanne Fluke.

Author Event: Lynn Raye Harris at Tillman Hill

Join the Books 'n Buns Book Club at Tillman Hill for a special book discussion with romance author Lynn Raye Harris on Saturday, October 15. Read more »

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