Do you love a good historical novel and like chatting about books with other readers? Come join the Historical Novel Book Club at the Main Library. The next meeting will be held next Thursday, August 7th, at 1:30 pm at the new Main Library at Goodwood. We will be focusing on novels about Ireland, the Emerald Isle. Suggested authors include Edward Rutherfurd, Frank Delaney, Morgan Llewellyn, or any other author you find and like. It will be an opportunity to celebrate the history and people of one of the most beautiful countries on earth. Look for these and other selected books on the Historical Novel book display at the Main Library on the first floor near the Circulation Desk! Call 225-231-3750 for more information.
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The Central Book Club meets on the last Thursday of every month at 11 a.m. The club reads and discusses books from various genres and also shares recipes and food at each meeting. Call 262-2650 for details. The next meeting is tomorrow morning (July 31) at 11 and the book is Light in the Ruins by Chris Bohjalian. Future meetings are:
- August 28: The Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver
- September 25: The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman
- October 30: The Aviator’s Wife by Melanie Benjamin
Happy Independence Day! All branches of the East Baton Rouge Parish Library will be closed on Friday, July 4, in observance of the national holiday. We will resume normal hours of operation on Saturday, July 5. Have a safe holiday weekend!
Here are a few titles on the American Revolution to get you in the spirit of 1776 (click on the book covers for more info):