Book Clubs

Spring Branch-Memorial Library -- The Page Turners

Title to be discussed: Shakespeare: The World as StageShakespeare: The World as Stage by Bill Bryson.  Date of meeting: Tuesday, May 13, 6:30pm.  Summary: "Bryson offers a portrait of the Bard, presented in the style of a travelogue based on interviews with actors, the curator of Shakespeare's birthplace, and academics. The account also shares the author's recollections of his...

Crosby Book Club

Please join us in the meeting room on Friday, April 11 at 2 pm, to discuss The Lizard Cage, by Karen Connelly.  Described as "a celebration of the resilience of the human spirit", Connelly's book takes the reader to exotic Burma for an unforgettable, harrowing, and uplifting story. 

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Bear Creek Book Club

                                       Tonight at 7:00 pm

                             This month's book selection is

              The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot.  

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April Programs for Adults @ Your Library

We look forward to our Adult Programs this April at the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library.  We will continue with TGIF Programs, various book clubs (mystery, great books, two science fiction/fantasy clubs, and YA Book Club for Adults (online)), Freeman Needlecrafters,

April Book Clubs

booksIt’s hard to believe, but April is almost here! Along with a few showers, April also brings a new crop of book club selections. Each month the library has six exciting book clubs for adults, all geared towards different reading interests. There is always room for new faces, so come join a book club this Spring!

For more information about the book clubs or to pick up a copy of this month’s selection, stop by the first floor Reference Desk and talk to a librarian.

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West University Book Club-May 7

on such a full seaPlease join us to discuss On Such A Full Sea, by Chang-rae Lee.  This book choice is in observance of Asian Pacific Heritage month.

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Baldwin Boettcher's Masters of Suspense Book Club

The Birthday PresentJoylandWe'll meet on Monday, April 7, 6:30 pm, at Baldwin Boettcher to talk about not one, but two suspense novels.  Copies of The...

Spring Branch-Memorial Library -- The Page Turners

Secret Keeper, Kate MortonTitle to be discussed:  The Secret Keeper, by Kate Morton.  Date of the meeting:  Tuesday, April, 8, 6:30pm.  Summary: "During a party at the family farm in the English countryside, sixteen-year-old Laurel Nicolson has escaped to her childhood tree house and is dreaming of the future. She spies a stranger coming up the road and sees her mother speak to him....

AFTERNOON BOOK CLUB @ BARBARA BUSH BRANCH

Rosie ProjectTitle to be discussed: Rosie Project, by Graeme Simsion. Date of meeting: Thursday, March 27, 1:30pm, in the Earl Elliott Room. Repeated Friday, March 28, 2:30pm, in the WCR Conference Room. Summary: Don Tillman, a professor of genetics, sets up a project designed to find him the perfect wife, starting with a questionnaire that has to be adjusted a little as he goes along. Then he meets Rosie, who is everything he's not looking for in a wife. April selection will be the Shoemaker's Wife by Adriana Trigiani.

 

 

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