Main Library

S2S/B2B: Do You Take This Woman?

Location: Main Library
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2007 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Two childhood friends must weigh their love for each other against their love for the same woman. As the boundaries of love, trust, and friendship are stretched and tested, this story evolves into a deeply engaging tale.

S2S/B2B: Pleasure

Location: Main Library
Date: Saturday, April 18, 2009 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

How realistic is it to believe that one lover can satisify a woman's every fantasy? Nia has it all-- and is driven by the desire for more. Fantasies spiral out of control, and she discovers that pleasure does not come without pain.

Sister 2 Sister: The Amen Sisters

Location: Main Library
Date: Saturday, April 22, 2006 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

A Christy Award finalist offers a bold and gritty story about one of the most talked about issues in the church--religious leaders who sexually abuse members of their congregations--and how two women heal after betrayal.

S2S/B2B: Like Trees, Walking

Location: Main Library
Date: Saturday, September 15, 2007 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Narrator Roy Deacon, a 17-year-old seventh-generation mortician, is pressed into service after his brother, Paul, discovers a friend's body hanging from a camphor tree. Roy prepares the body for burial while the community's most fiery leaders rally to press the police to find a better explanation for murder than "a drug deal gone wrong." Throughout the commotion, Roy maintains a remarkable calm as he approaches the end of his senior year in high school, prepares bodies and attends to a distressed Paul.

S2S/B2B: Million Dollar Deception

Location: Main Library
Date: Saturday, May 16, 2009 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

When readers last closed the book on Nate Kenny, his scheming had backfired, and he not only lost a great fortune in a messy divorce but his wife ended up with the very man he paid off to seduce her into infidelity. Now, four years later, it's time for payback.

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. 

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