Book Clubs

Katy Branch - Spanish Book Club/Club Hispano de Libros

Hija de la MemoriaTitle to be discussed: Hija de la Memoria by Kim Edwards.  Date of meeting: Wednesday, March 3, 6:00pm.  This book discussion group, conducted in Spanish, meets on the first Wednesday of each month.  Spanish speakers, join us!

Baldwin Boettcher Branch -- Evening Book Club

If You Could See Me NowTitle to be discussed: If You Could See Me Now by Cecelia Ahern. Date of meeting: Monday, March 1, at 6:30 PM. Summary: In her third novel, bestselling author Cecelia Ahern introduces us to two sisters at odds with each other. Elizabeth's life is an organized mess. The organized part is all due to her own efforts.

Bear Creek Book Club

 Lush LifeOn Wednesday, February 3rd at 7 PM the Bear Creek Book Club met and discussed the book Lush Life by Richard Price. If you would like to be a part of the Bear Creek Book Club, they meet every month on the first Wednesday at 7 PM.

West University Library-Book Club Selection for March 3

White TeethTitle to be discussed : White Teeth, by Zadie Smith.  Date of meeting: Wednesday March 3, 11:00 am, at 6104 Auden.  Summary: "Epic in scale and intimate in approach, White Teeth is a formidably ambitious debut. First novelist Zadie Smith takes on race, sex, class, history, and the minefield of gender politics, and such is her wit and inventiveness that these weighty subjects seem effortlessly light.

BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Black Americans have played an essential role in shaping who we are as a nation, and continue to make important contributions in many ways.  February is recognized as Black History Month in order to bring to the public's attention these achievements.  Harris County Public Library is pleased to celebrate Black History Month with a variety of events for all ages; for example, this month many branches will be reading and discussing titles which were written by and/or about African Americans, during their Book Club meetings.  Some of the selections include: 

 

Book Club for Black History Month

Come join our book club in reading Sidney Poitier's Life Beyond Measure. Our group will meet on Monday, February 15 at 11 am. Ask at the desk for copies of the book and where to come for the book club. We would be glad to have you join.

Katy Branch Library - Who Dun it @ the Library?

The Book of Old HousesTitle to be discussed:  The Book of Old Houses by Sarah Graves.  Date of Meeting:  Saturday, February 6, 10:30am.  Summary: After finding a long-buried book underneath her 1823 fixer-upper - a book containing her name written in blood, Jacobia "Jake" Tiptree puts aside her hammer to find someone who's got the blueprint for a perfect murder.  Includes home repair tips. 

Bear Creek Book Club


The Bear Creek Book Club meets regularly on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm. The book selection for February is The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery. This clever novel explores the upstairs-downstairs goings-on of a posh Parisian apartment building.

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