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Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

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Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Rainbow Rowell
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Fangirl

Cath struggles to survive on her own in her first year of college while avoiding a surly roommate, bonding with a handsome classmate who only wants to talk about words, and worrying about her fragile father. Read more about Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

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Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club: Antigoddess by Kendare Blake

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Saturday, June 14, 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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9780765334435
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Kendare Blake
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Antigoddess

Athena and Hermes' search for the cause of their unexpected, life-threatening illnesses leads them to Cassandra, a former prophetess, who may be key to a war started by Hera and other Olympians who have become corrupt anti-gods determined to destroy their rivals. Read more about Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club: Antigoddess by Kendare Blake

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Lovers of Lit Bookclub

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Saturday, May 24, 2014 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
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9780062255655
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Neil Gaiman
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The Ocean at the End of the Lane

A brilliantly imaginative and poignant fairy tale from the modern master of wonder and terror, The Ocean at the End of the Lane is Neil Gaiman's first new novel for adults since his #1 New York Times bestseller Anansi Boys.

This bewitching and harrowing tale of mystery and survival, and memory and magic, makes the impossible all too real… Read more about Lovers of Lit Bookclub

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The X Factor Book Club - Fablehaven

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Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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ISBN: 
978-1417793280
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Author: 
Brandon Mull
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Fablehaven
Kendra and her brother, Seth, have no idea that their grandfather is the current caretaker of Fablehaven. Inside the gated woods, ancient laws keep relative order among the greedy trolls, mischievous satyrs, plotting witches, spiteful imps, and jealous fairies. But when the rules get broken, powerful forces are unleashed, and Kendra and her brother face the greatest challenge of their lives. To save their family, Fablehaven, and maybe even the world, Kendra and Seth must find the courage to do what they fear most...
 

Are you a 3rd - 5th grader who's always looking for the next great read? Join us for our monthly book club. No RSVP is required, but see Ms Maggie for more info! 

 

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Gurley Girls Book Club

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Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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978-0307341556
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Author: 
Gillian Flynn
Title: 
Sharp Objects

Book discussion on Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn Read more about Gurley Girls Book Club

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Must Reads Middle School Book Club

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Monday, May 12, 2014 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
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ISBN: 
978-0545123266
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Author: 
Maggie Stiefvater
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Shiver

Book discussion on Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater Read more about Must Reads Middle School Book Club

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Cupid's Café: Rachel Lee

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Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Rachel Lee

Rachel Lee is a New York Times best-selling author and the winner of Six Romantic Times magazine Reviewers' Choice Awards, including the Lifetime Achievement Award, and is a five-time finalist for the Romance Writers of America's RITA® Award. She has penned a wide variety of novels in several genres including fantasy, romantic suspense, and romantic comedy. She resides in Tampa, Florida. Read more about Cupid's Café: Rachel Lee

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Teen Book Club at Madison

The Madison Public Library's Teen Book Club will meet Thursday, April 17th, at 5:00 to discuss this month's chosen book... The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate, by Jacqueline Kelly. Join us in the YA room to discuss Calpurnia's summer adventures, her scientific discoveries with her grandpa, and her exploits in the Texas Summer Heat.

Next month's book... Wonder, R. J. Palacio

 

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Lunch and Love Romance Book Club: Any Christmas Romance

Date: 
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Any Christmas Romance

For the month of December, the selection will be any Christmas-based romance.  We will meet for a special Christmas luncheon and discuss all the different Christmas-themed books we have read.

This book club event will be a Christmas Party luncheon.  Please contact chewitt@hmcpl.org or 256-489-3392 for more information. Read more about Lunch and Love Romance Book Club: Any Christmas Romance

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Lunch and Love Romance Book Club: Secrets of the Lost Summer

Date: 
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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9780778313113
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Author: 
Carla Neggers
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Secrets of the Lost Summer

A wave of hope carries Olivia Frost back to her small New England hometown nestled in the beautiful Swift River Valley. She's transforming a historic home into an idyllic getaway. Picturesque and perfect, if only the absentee owner will fix up the eyesore next door.…Dylan McCaffrey's ramshackle house is an inheritance he never counted on. It also holds the key to a generations-old lost treasure he can't resist…any more than he can resist his new neighbor. Against this breathtaking landscape, Dylan and Olivia pursue long-buried secrets and discover a mystery wrapped in a love story…past and present.

Because of elections we will meet at a nearby restaurant instead of the community center this month.  For more information contact chewitt@hmcpl.org or 256-489-3392. Read more about Lunch and Love Romance Book Club: Secrets of the Lost Summer

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