November is National Novel Writing Month! Learn more about NaNoWriMo and join us for fun events throughout the month of November.
Virtual Romance Book Club
Join us online as we dive into the latest romance reads. This monthly book group, meeting on the third Wednesday of the month at 7:30 p.m., will discuss a new title at each meeting. All titles will be available for checkout on hoopla digital. Register to receive the link to the Zoom meeting.
Virtual Mystery Book Club
Join us online as we discuss a different mystery novel on the second Friday of each month at 7 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)! Register to receive the link to the Zoom meeting.
Virtual Bridgerton Book Club
If you were a fan of the Netflix hit, or if you just want to read the series, join us for a Bridgerton read-along! On the second Thursday of each month at 7 p.m., we’ll discuss the next book in the series by Julia Quinn.
The Bridgerton books are available with no wait on hoopla! Find Bridgerton digital audiobooks on hoopla or find Bridgerton eBooks on hoopla.
Virtual Grim Readers Book Club
The Grim Readers is a book club that meets on the first Tuesday of every month for an hour to discuss a horror book.
Meet the Author!
Author Talk with Martha Hall Kelly
Wednesday, January 5, 6:30 p.m.
Register for Author Talk with Martha Hall Kelly
The New York Times bestselling author of Lilac Girls and Lost Roses will join us virtually to talk about her newest novel, Sunflower Sisters, which takes place in St. Mary’s County! For those of you who enjoyed Martha Hall Kelly’s previous novels, Lilac Girls and Lost Roses, you will be thrilled to meet Kelly virtually to discuss her newest novel Sunflower Sisters. In Kelly’s latest novel, we are introduced to Georgeanna Woolsey of New York City, the great aunt of Caroline Ferriday from Lilac Girls. Inspired by true accounts, Sunflower Sisters takes us to St. Mary’s County during the Civil War, where we meet Anne-May, the mistress of Peeler Plantation, and Jemma, an enslaved girl on the plantation, during the early 1860s.
Author Talk with Alan Bradley
Saturday, January 29, 2 p.m.
Register for Author Talk with Alan Bradley
Alan Bradley, author of the New York Times bestselling Flavia de Luce cozy mystery series, will be joining us from across the pond! Fans of all ages are invited to our discussion of the many interesting things we read about in the Flavia de Luce novels.
Catch up on Alan Bradley’s Flavia de Luce series!
Miss an author event? We’ve recorded many of them, and they’re available to watch on our YouTube channel!