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Fiction Book Club: The Relic Master (3/2/17)

Please join us for a discussion of Christopher Buckley's rollicking and irreverent tale. Fiction book club is open to the public - new members welcome all the time. 

Christopher Buckley's "hilarious, bawdy, and irreverent frolic of a tale" about a sixteenth-century relic hunter and the artist Albrecht Durer who conspire to fabricate Christ's burial shroud reads "like Indiana Jones gone medieval" ( USA TODAY). 

The Relic Master Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501125768
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - October 25th, 2016

Poetry Night (4/27/17)

Bring a poem or two to share, your own or someone else's. 

In case of inclement weather, please call ahead, 518-677-2515. 

Poetry Night (1/26/17)

Bring a poem or two to share, your own or someone else's. 

In case of inclement weather, please call ahead, 518-677-2515. 

Author Event: Meg Aesch with her memoir: I Tied My Shoes Today: Recovering from a Hemorrhagic Stroke

EVENT POSTPONED: We will hold this event on Thursday, February 16th at 7 pm, due to the threat of snow on 2/9. 

Please join us for a very special author event on Thursday, February 16th at 7 pm. 

I Tied My Shoes Today: Recovering from a Hemorrhagic Stroke Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781480836549
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Archway Publishing - November 8th, 2016

Fiction Book Club: Love in the Time of Cholera (2/2/17)

Please join us for a discussion of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's Love in the Time of Cholera. 

 

Love in the Time of Cholera Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307389732
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - October 5th, 2007

Fiction Book Club: The Paying Guests (1/5/2016)

Join us for a book club discussion of Sarah Waters' The Paying Guests. Book club gatherings are open to the public; new members welcome any time. 

The Paying Guests Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781594633928
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - September 8th, 2015

Author Event: Liza Woodruff

Join us on Saturday, December 3rd at 11:30 am for a visit from author and illustrator Liza Woodruff.

Liza will be reading and talking about several of her well-known and best-selling books including her newest Emerson Barks, as well as She’ll Be Coming Up the Mountain, Ten on the Sled, and If It’s Snowy and You Know It, Clap Your Paws!

In addition to reading her books, Liza will lead the children in attendance in a fun craft.

This family-friendly event is free and open to the public.

Emerson Barks Cover Image
By Liza Woodruff, Liza Woodruff (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781627791670
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Henry Holt & Company - August 16th, 2016

Ten on the Sled Cover Image
By Kim Norman, Liza Woodruff (Illustrator)
$6.95
ISBN: 9781454911913
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sterling - October 7th, 2014

If It's Snowy and You Know It, Clap Your Paws! Cover Image
By Kim Norman, Liza Woodruff (Illustrator)
$6.95
ISBN: 9781454916925
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sterling Children's Books - October 6th, 2015

She'll Be Coming Up the Mountain Cover Image
By Kim Norman, Liza Woodruff (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781454916109
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sterling Children's Books - October 4th, 2016

2016 Holiday Catalog

Our holiday catalog is here! Grab a print copy (check this month's Hill Country Observer, or The Eagle in a week or two): 

Fiction Book Club: A Good American (11/3/16)

Please join us on Thursday, November 3rd at 6:30 pm for a discussion of Alex George's A Good American

“What does it mean to be a good citizen? A good member of a family? In A Good American, George considers both questions with humor, compassion, and grace. A beautifully written novel, laced with history and music.” —Emily St. John Mandel, author of Station Eleven

A Good American Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780425253175
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Berkley Publishing Group - February 5th, 2013

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