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Meet the Author: Greg Iles

New York Times #1 best-selling author Greg Iles will talk about his latest novel, Natchez Burning, on Tuesday, May 6, at 6:30 p.m. at the Main Library downtown.

Natchez Burning is the first installment in an epic trilogy that interweaves crimes, lies, and secrets past and present in a mesmerizing thriller featuring Southern lawyer and former prosecutor Penn Cage. It's set for release on April 29. Read more about Meet the Author: Greg Iles

Book-Lovers Meetup at Straight to Ale Brewery

Can’t stop talking about books? You're not alone. Meet like-minded book-lovers for a stimulating night of literary games & activities on Tuesday, April 15, at 6 p.m. at Straight to Ale Brewery. Read more about Book-Lovers Meetup at Straight to Ale Brewery

Cold War 1947 - 1991

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Friday, January 2, 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, January 30, 2015 - 5:00pm
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Join us for a Cold War themed month of activities during January @ the Main Library

· Weekly Wednesday night classic Cold War films @ 6:00 PM

· Historical Fiction books depicting significant figures & events

· Nonfiction books discussing individuals & elements of the Cold War

· Movie DVDs portraying the historical players & events of the time

For film details, contact David Lilly 532-5975

For additional details, contact Chris Daniels 532-5993 Read more about Cold War 1947 - 1991

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Book-Lovers Meetup at Straight to Ale Brewery

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Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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Can’t stop talking about books?
You are not alone.

Meet like-minded book-lovers for a stimulating night of literary games & activities
• Mystery Book Checkout (RSVP 881-5620 to participate)
• Speed-swap book talks • Literary Grab Bag • Book Bingo
• Door prizes from Surin • Starbucks • and more
• Beer samples and pints will be available for purchase
• On-On Tacos ($4-10+) also available
• Music provided by Mike Kilpatrick
• Bring a book for the optional Book Swap!  Good condition, only, please.  Untraded books will be donated to the Friends of the Library
 
Tuesday • April 15 • 6-8pm
Straight to Ale Brewery • 3200 Leeman Ferry Road
(behind Matrix Gym)
For more information, call Sophie Young at 256-532-2362.

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Murphy Friends of the Library Book Swap

The Eleanor Murphy Friends of the Library Bookstore will hold a Book Swap from Thursday, August 1, through Saturday, August 3, at the Eleanor E. Murphy Public Library during regular library hours.

How does the Book Swap work? You have two options:

Option 1: Bring $10 AND your gently used books, movie DVDs, and music CDs to the book swap. For that visit, you can take as many items as you wish from the available selection. Read more about Murphy Friends of the Library Book Swap

Goodreads Meetup at Straight to Ale Brewery

Can’t stop talking about books? You're not alone. Meet like-minded book-lovers and learn about the Library’s Goodreads Group on Tuesday, April 16, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Straight to Ale Brewery.

· Speed-swap book talks

· Door prizes from Earth Fare •Surin •Barnes & Noble •and more

· Beer samples and pints will be available for purchase

· Food Fighters Bustaurant dinners ($6-8) also available

· Music provided by Mike Kilpatrick

· Onsite membership signups — but membership is not necessary!

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Goodreads Meetup at Straight to Ale Brewery

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Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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Can’t stop talking about books?  You are not alone.

Meet like-minded book-lovers and learn about the Library’s Goodreads Group

· Blind date with a book (RSVP to participate)

· Speed-swap book talks

· Door prizes from Earth Fare •Surin •Barnes & Noble •and more

· Beer samples and pints will be available for purchase

· Food Fighters Bustaurant dinners ($6-8) also available

· Music provided by Mike Kilpatrick

· Onsite membership signups — but membership is not necessary!

 

Tuesday •April 16 •6-8pm

Straight to Ale Brewery •3200 Leeman Ferry Road (behind Matrix Gym)

To hear more or RSVP, call Sophie Young at 256-532-2362. Read more about Goodreads Meetup at Straight to Ale Brewery

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The Huntsville Literary Association Salon features "NewSouth Books"

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Sunday, April 7, 2013 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm
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Murphy Friends of the Library Paperback Book Sale

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Saturday, August 4, 2012 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
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The Murphy Friends of the Library Bookstore is having a paperback sale.

25 cents each or 8 for $1

Show up early to check out our great selection! Read more about Murphy Friends of the Library Paperback Book Sale

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Bailey Cove Teen Advisory Group's Book Festival

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Saturday, August 11, 2012 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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Come meet the Bailey Cove Teen Advisory Group as they talk about their favorite books, unveil the fall teen programs, and give away door prizes.  In addition they will be holding a book swap.  You can bring up to five books to trade out for something “new to you.”  For more information contact Julia Hendon at jhendon@hmcpl.org or 256-881-0257. Read more about Bailey Cove Teen Advisory Group's Book Festival

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