Tillman D. Hill meeting room

Tillman Hill Adult - Here If You Need Me

Location: Tillman D. Hill Public Library
Date: Tuesday, October 21, 2008 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

After Kate Braestrup lost her husband Drew to a traffic accident, she decided to continue her husband's dream and became a minister herself. In that capacity she found a most unusual mission: serving as the minister on search and rescue missions in the Maine woods, giving comfort to people whose loved ones are missing, and to the wardens who sometimes have to deal with awful outcomes. A story of a remarkable journey from grief to faith to happiness.

Tillman Hill Adult: The Kite Runner

Location: Tillman D. Hill Public Library
Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2006 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

"Taking us from Afghanistan in the final days of the monarchy to the present, The Kite Runner is the unforgettable, beautifully told story of the friendship between two boys growing up in Kabul. Raised in the same household and sharing the same wet nurse, Amir and Hassan nonetheless grow up in different worlds; Amir is the son of a prominent and wealthy man, while Hassan, the son of Amir's father's servant, is a Hazara, member of a shunned ethnic minority. Their intertwined lives, and their fates, reflect the eventual tragedy of the world around them.

Tillman Hill Adult Book Club: Vanish

Location: Tillman D. Hill Public Library
Date: Tuesday, July 17, 2007 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Olena and Mila, two young women lured to the United States from Belarus, narrowly survive a horrific mass murder in a rural Virginia brothel and subsequently partner up with the local paranoid anti-government nut. Flash ahead six months, when ever-feisty Boston homicide detective Jane Rizzoli finally goes into labor only to find herself a hostage in a bizarre hospital takeover with one of the perpetrators Olena stepping in as her birthing coach. Faster than you can say "It's a girl," Jane is on the case, determined to ascertain her late captors' motives.

Tillman Hill Adult - Shopaholic & Baby

Location: Tillman D. Hill Public Library
Date: Tuesday, November 18, 2008 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Becky Brandon is pregnant! She couldn't be more overjoyed--especially since shopping cures morning sickness. But when the celebrity must-have obstetrician turns out to be her husband's glamorous ex-girlfriend, Becky's perfect world starts to crumble. [

Tillman Hill Adult: Murder Shoots The Bull

Location: Tillman D. Hill Public Library
Date: Tuesday, March 21, 2006 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Patricia Anne would swear that either she or her sister Mary Alice were switched at birth, except they were both born at home. Flashy, flirtatious Mary Alice is one foot taller, twice the body weight of Patricia Anne, and three times as likely to do something completely off the wall. But now Mary Alice's impulsive behavior has land them both in the Birmingham jail!

Tillman Hill Adult Book Club: Devil's Claw

Location: Tillman D. Hill Public Library
Date: Tuesday, August 21, 2007 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Sandra Ridder, who is part Apache, is trying to retrieve an item she buried eight years ago, before going to prison for killing her husband. The next day hikers find her corpse, while Sandra's 15-year-old daughter, Lucinda, and the girl's pet red-tailed hawk go missing. Could Lucinda, who seems to be a troubled loner, have killed her mother as revenge for her father's murder? Joanna starts to investigate shortly before she's to be married. Then Clayton Rhodes, the neighbor who helps feed Joanna's animals, dies suddenly, and unexpectedly bequeaths his ranch to her.

Tillman Hill Adult - Christmas Party

Location: Tillman D. Hill Public Library
Date: Tuesday, December 16, 2008 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Annual Christmas Party. We'll discuss the year and think about what we want to read for 2009.

Tillman Hill Adult: The Great Gatsby

Location: Tillman D. Hill Public Library
Date: Tuesday, April 18, 2006 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

A portrait of the Jazz Age in all of its decadence and excess, Gatsby captured the spirit of the author's generation and earned itself a permanent place in American mythology. Self-made, self-invented millionaire Jay Gatsby embodies some of Fitzgerald's--and his country's--most abiding obsessions: money, ambition, greed, and the promise of new beginnings.

Tillman Hill Adult Book Club: House of the Scorpion

Location: Tillman D. Hill Public Library
Date: Tuesday, September 18, 2007 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

A scientist brings to life one of 36 tiny cells, frozen more than 100 years ago. The result is Matt, a clone of El Patrón, a powerful drug lord, born Matteo Alacrán to a poor family in a small village in Mexico. El Patrón is ruler of Opium, a country that lies between the United States and Aztlán, formerly Mexico; its vast poppy fields are tended by 'eejits,' human beings who attempted to flee Aztlán, programmed by a computer chip implanted in their brains.

Tillman Hill Adult - Fearless Fourteen

Location: Tillman D. Hill Public Library
Date: Tuesday, January 20, 2009 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Personal vendettas, hidden treasure, and a monkey named Carl will send bounty hunter Stephanie Plum on her most explosive adventure yet. Fourteenth in the popular, lighthearted Stephanie Plum series.

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