Title to be discussed: The Optimist's Daughter, by Eudora Weltly. Date of meeting: Tuesday, October 12, 6:30pm. Summary: This compact, partially autobiographical novel is set in Mississippi. It explores family bonds and the relationship between love and grief. This is a Pulitzer Prize winner.
Come and celebrate Hispanic Heritage month at the Library! Have fun creating Mexico's national flower - the dahlia! Browse through our display of Hispanic authors and illustrators of children's literature. Thursday, September 23, 4pm.
The Houston area is encouraged to read Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi between August 28th and September 30th and to participate in discussing the book. Our library will be discussing the book on Tuesday, September 14th at 6:30pm and we look forward to seeing you then.
The 2010 Reader Nation winner is Crystal Hessong. She has been a reader all of her life and especially enjoyed recording her books online. Her favorite book is the classic Watership Down because it has richly developed characters and settings. The Amazon gift card will be used for books, of course.
Information for Persons with Disabilities: Harris County Public Library will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who are interested in attending library programs. To make a request for yourself or someone you know, please notify the Branch Librarian two working days in advance of the program.