Gulf Coast Reads kicks off today and lasts through October 31st. This year’s selection is Jonathan Safran Foer’s Extremely Loud and Incredible Close . There are various programs around the area hosted by branches of Harris County Public Library and other library systems in the area, details of which can be found on the Gulf Coast Reads website.
Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library will be hosting a photo scavenger hunt during the month of October. The participant’s name is entered once for each correct response to trivia questions into a drawing for a book/DVD combo of Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close. For further details drop by or call the reference desk at (281)488-1906. A copy of the handout with instructions and trivia questions is available by clicking on the image in this blog post, or you can pick one up at the library.