book discussion

Talk It Up! American Marriage

Join us for coffee and a lively book discussion in the Conference Room on Monday, June 18th from 7:00 - 8:45 PM. We will be discussing "An American Marriage" by Tayari Jones. The story concerns newlyweds Celestial and Roy, the living embodiment of the New South. The couple is settling into the routine of their life together when Roy is sent to prison for a crime he didn't commit. An insightful look into the lives of people who are bound and separated by forces beyond their control. 

2017 Gulf Coast Reads Book Discussion "News of the World" by Paulette Jiles

This is a special Gulf Coast Reads book discussion of "News of the World" by Paulette Jiles. The discussion will be held on October 23rd at 2:00pm at the Northwest Branch Library. In the aftermath of the Civil War, an aging itinerant news reader agrees to transport a young captive of the Kiowa back to her people in this exquisitely rendered, morally complex, multilayered novel of historical fiction from the author of Enemy Women that explores the boundaries of family, responsibility, honor, and trust.In the wake of the Civil War, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd travels through northern Texas, giving live readings from newspapers to paying audiences hungry for news of the world.

June Book CLub

Stratford Library: Highlands Book Club

 

Join us Wednesday, June 14th @ 10:15am

 

(Copies available at the desk)

Monday 3/20 Book Discussion

The Kingwood Library will hold a Book Discussion on Monday, March 20th from 7- 8:30 PM. This month's book selection is “Americanah” by Chimamanda Ngoz. This powerful story follows a young couple as they depart Nigeria and head to the West for a new life. Join us for coffee and a lively discussion!

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Beyond the Book

Do you like to read and discuss books? Then join the Galena Park Book Club! For the month of May we will  read "Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker" by Jennifer Chiaverini and will be discussing this magnificent novel on Monday, May 23rd at 4:00 pm in the meeting room. If you would like to pick up a copy of the book, we have some available for check-out at the circulation desk or we can request a copy for you. For more information please call 713-450-0982.


 
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