Main Library

Cupid's Café-Linda Howard

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, March 26, 2008 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

A genuine Alabama treasure, Linda Howard has consistently provided romance readers with what they want, great characters, great stories, and great romance.

Cupid's Café: The Lincoln Lawyer

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, April 23, 2008 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Mickey Haller is a Lincoln Lawyer, a criminal defense attorney who operates out of the backseat of his Lincoln Town Car, traveling between the far-flung courthouses of Los Angeles to defend unsavory clients of every kind. For him, the law is rarely about guilt or innocence - it's about negotiation and manipulation. Sometimes it's even about justice. This event is part of The Big Read 2008.

Cupid's Café-Mary Kay Andrews

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, May 28, 2008 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Mary Kay Andrews is the author of the New York Times bestselling Savannah Breeze as well as Hissy Fit, Little Bitty Lies and Savannah Blues. A former reporter for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, she wrote ten critically acclaimed mysteries, including the Callahan Garrity mystery series, under her "real" name, which is Kathy Hogan Trocheck.

Cupid's Café-Catherine Coulter

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, June 25, 2008 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Catherine Coulter is a New York Times bestselling author whose success spans four decades. She writes historical romances and contemporary FBI thrillers, and lives in Northern California with her husband, Anton, and her cats, Corky & Cleo. She has written over fifty books and has had forty-two consecutive New York Times Bestsellers since 1988. 

Cupid's Café-Jodi Thomas

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, July 23, 2008 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

A fifth-generation Texan who taught family living, Jodi Thomas chooses to set the majority of her novels in her home state, where her grandmother was born in a covered wagon. The stories Thomas has committed to paper have earned her an impressive list of distinguished awards.

Cupid's Café-The books of Jennifer Crusie

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, August 27, 2008 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Jennifer Crusie (born 1949) is a pseudonym for Jennifer Smith, a bestselling and award winning author of contemporary romance novels. She has written over 15 novels, which have been published in 20 countries. Crusie was born in Wapakoneta, Ohio. "Jenny," as she is called, chose to honor her maternal grandmother by writing under her grandmother's maiden name, Crusie. She has spent much of her life and currently resides in Ohio. 

Cupid's Café-the books of Linda Winstead Jones

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, September 24, 2008 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Huntsville's own Linda Winstead Jones' first clue that she might like to write for a living came when she took a community education class in creative writing at the local high school. It was her first experience of meeting and working with other writers. She had always loved to read, and soon found that she loved writing.

Cupid's Cafe: The Flame and the Flower

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2006 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

The extraordinary Birmingham Family Saga commences in The Flame and the Flower -- it continues in The Elusive Flame and concludes in A Season Beyond a Kiss. The Flower - Doomed to a life of unending toil, Heather Simmons fears for her innocence--until a shocking, desperate act forces her to flee...and to seek refuge in the arms of a virile and dangerous stranger. The Flame - A lusty adventurer married to the sea, Captain Brandon Birmingham courts scorn and peril when he abducts the beautiful fugitive from the tumultuous London dockside.

Cupid's Café-the books of Ann Maxwell

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, October 22, 2008 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Individually and with co-author/husband Evan, Ann Maxwell has written over 60 novels and one non- fiction book. There are 30 million copies of these books in print, as well as reprints in 30 foreign languages. The novels range from science fiction to historical fiction, from romance to mystery to suspense.

Cupid's Cafe: To Trust A Stranger

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2007 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Anger and impulse have unknowingly saved Julie Carlson's life. Suspecting that her husband Sid is cheating on her, Julie follows Sid out of the house in the middle of the night and tracks him to the seedy section of town. What Julie doesn't realize is at that same moment, hitman Roger Basta is waiting outside in the dark to dispose of her. Lunch with discussion (pizza and drinks) is $3/person.

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