Login to My Account

Auditorium

The auditorium is located on the first floor of the Main Library. After opening the exterior doors of the Main Library, immediately turn right. The auditorium is located straight ahead, at the end of the hallway.

Learn more at <a href="/main/auditorium">hmcpl.org/main/auditorium</a>

S2S/B2B: A Family Sin

Date: 
Saturday, January 17, 2009 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Who to contact
Contact name: 
Location: 
For book clubs only
Jacket image: 
http://content.sirsi.com/uhtbin/getenrich/0345481682/COVER_GIF
Do not index: 
off
Author: 
Travis Hunter
Title: 
A Family Sin

Karim Spencer, raised in the home of a bootlegger in a run-down neighborhood, has gone on to become a successful businessman with a tony home, a beautiful girlfriend, and a son. But memories of tragedy and betrayal have kept him entrenched in the past. Does Karim have what it takes to hold together the family that he so desperately loves? Read more about S2S/B2B: A Family Sin

Event type: 
Age: 
Staff Use Only: 
off

S2S/B2B: One in a Million

Date: 
Saturday, November 15, 2008 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Who to contact
Contact name: 
Location: 
For book clubs only
Jacket image: 
http://content.sirsi.com/uhtbin/getenrich/9780061442957/COVER_GIF
Do not index: 
off
Author: 
Kimberla Lawson Roby
Title: 
One in a Million

Kennedi Mason thinks she's the luckiest woman on earth. She loves her job, she has a wonderful best friend, and she's been married for ten years to her soul mate. There's nothing she can think of that could make her life any better. Then one fateful day Kennedi receives a piece of news that will turn her world upside down. In an instant, her life and her marriage have changed, but not at all in the way that she had expected. Read more about S2S/B2B: One in a Million

Event type: 
Age: 
Staff Use Only: 
off

S2S/B2B: God's Gift to Women

Date: 
Saturday, September 20, 2008 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Who to contact
Contact name: 
Location: 
For book clubs only
Jacket image: 
http://content.sirsi.com/uhtbin/getenrich/0743249976/COVER_GIF
Do not index: 
off
Author: 
Michael Baisden
Title: 
God's Gift to Women

Julian Payne gets into bed with millions of women every night. As an after-hours radio talk-show host, Julian captivates his female audience with his deep voice and sensitive spirit. Women can't get enough: They call in, begging for his advice about love, lust, commitment, and betrayal. Julian provides his listeners with the blunt male perspective, and he always has the right thing to say. But when it comes to his own romantic life, or lack thereof, he's at a loss for words. Read more about S2S/B2B: God's Gift to Women

Event type: 
Age: 
Staff Use Only: 
off

S2S/B2B: Casanegra

Date: 
Saturday, August 16, 2008 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Who to contact
Contact name: 
Location: 
For book clubs only
Jacket image: 
http://content.sirsi.com/uhtbin/getenrich/9780743287319/COVER_GIF
Do not index: 
off
Author: 
Blair Underwood
Title: 
Casanegra

In this gritty, provocative mystery, Tennyson Hardwick lives on the fringes of the good life in Hollywood. But in the wake of his father's stroke, Tennyson has to save himself from taking a fall for murder. In the process he discovers his hidden talents--the hard way. We'll discuss how African-American crime fiction has been influenced by Dashiell Hammett and the hard-boiled detective genre. Read more about S2S/B2B: Casanegra

Event type: 
Age: 
Staff Use Only: 
off

S2S/B2B: Sin No More

Date: 
Saturday, July 19, 2008 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Who to contact
Contact name: 
Location: 
For book clubs only
Jacket image: 
http://content.sirsi.com/uhtbin/getenrich/9780060892500/COVER_GIF
Do not index: 
off
Author: 
Kimberla Lawson Roby
Title: 
Sin No More

Flawed Rev. Curtis Black returns. The repentant Curtis has finally made amends with his wife Charlotte: she's forgiven him for his five-year affair with Tabitha, but forbids him from seeing Tabitha or the infant daughter he fathered with her. An enraged Tabitha harasses Curtis, stalks Charlotte around their hometown of Mitchell, Ill., and threatens to go public. Read more about S2S/B2B: Sin No More

Event type: 
Age: 
Staff Use Only: 
off

S2S/B2B: Something On The Side

Date: 
Saturday, June 21, 2008 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Who to contact
Contact name: 
Location: 
For book clubs only
Jacket image: 
http://content.sirsi.com/uhtbin/getenrich/9780758215789/COVER_GIF
Do not index: 
off
Author: 
Carl Weber
Title: 
Something On The Side

The only requirement to joining the Big Girls Book Club is all ladies must be at least a size 14. Another unofficial rule appears to be having something going on in one's love life that's a little bit dangerous. But in Weber's raunchy romantic comedy, these babes find there's a consequence to every freaky action in or out of the bedroom. Read more about S2S/B2B: Something On The Side

Event type: 
Age: 
Staff Use Only: 
off

S2S/B2B: Jezebel

Date: 
Saturday, May 17, 2008 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Who to contact
Contact name: 
Location: 
For book clubs only
Jacket image: 
http://content.sirsi.com/uhtbin/getenrich/9780451223104/COVER_GIF
Do not index: 
off
Author: 
Jacquelin Thomas
Title: 
Jezebel

A re-imagining of the Biblical story of Jezebel as a compelling modern drama, Jezebel follows the exploits of manipulative Georgia beauty Jessie Belle who weds a trusting and prosperous pastor, Traynor Devereaux, as a ticket out of town. Traynor doesn't realize that his cunning new bride isn't just dreaming of a new life, but running from an old one-and an unsalvageable reputation that could destroy both their futures. Read more about S2S/B2B: Jezebel

Event type: 
Age: 
Staff Use Only: 
off

The books of Eric Jerome Dickey

Date: 
Saturday, March 15, 2008 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Who to contact
Contact name: 
Location: 
For book clubs only
Jacket image: 
http://content.sirsi.com/uhtbin/getenrich/9780525950387/COVER_GIF
Do not index: 
off
Author: 
Eric Jerome Dickey

It's all about Eric! We'll talk about any and all books by Eric Jerome Dickey. Got a favorite? Bring it, and we'll talk about it. Not familiar? Come find out what's great about this contemporary African-American author. Read more about The books of Eric Jerome Dickey

Event type: 
Age: 
Staff Use Only: 
off

S2S/B2B: This Fire Down In My Soul

Date: 
Saturday, February 16, 2008 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Who to contact
Contact name: 
Location: 
For book clubs only
Jacket image: 
http://content.sirsi.com/uhtbin/getenrich/0312326467/COVER_GIF
Do not index: 
off
Author: 
J. D. Mason
Title: 
This Fire Down In My Soul

Faye uses sessions from three of her three counseling clients to make the ultimate decision in her failing marriage. Housewife Tess has spent the past 23 years catering to her to two grown sons and her husband Jesse. After learning about her husband's affair, Tess must decide if and when she will learn to live for herself. Real estate agent Elise is dying for someone to love her and fools herself into thinking married Jay can fill that void in her life. Interior decorator Renee only needs a man for one thing, and as hard as she tries, her very married client Lewis may be the only one qualified to scratch her itch. Read more about S2S/B2B: This Fire Down In My Soul

Event type: 
Age: 
Staff Use Only: 
off

Sister 2 Sister / Brother 2 Brother: Sinful

Date: 
Saturday, January 19, 2008 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Who to contact
Contact name: 
Location: 
For book clubs only
Jacket image: 
http://content.sirsi.com/uhtbin/getenrich/9780758213488/COVER_GIF
Do not index: 
off
Author: 
Victor McGlothin
Title: 
Sinful

Chandelle's love of material possessions is destroying her marriage. Now with Chandelle's scheming cousin Deidre in town, money is the least of their problems. Fortunately, the Lord works in mysterious ways, and a series of unexpected events may bless everyone with a second chance. Read more about Sister 2 Sister / Brother 2 Brother: Sinful

Event type: 
Age: 
Staff Use Only: 
off

Pages