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Tertulia Cuatro Gatos
Wednesdays, June 9 & 23, 4:30 p.m.
A Spanish-language book club that
discusses literature, art, music and
more related to Latin American culture.
Everyone is welcome!
Alafaya Book Club
Thursday, June 10, 7 p.m.
The branch’s June selection is The
Sea of Lost Girls by Carol Goodman.
A teacher with a secret past endures
attacks on her family when her son is
implicated in the death of his girlfriend
just before she discovers her husband’s
Southeast Book Club
Monday, June 14, 7 p.m.
Discuss The House at the Edge of Night
by Catherine Banner. Four generations
of women on a Mediterranean island
fight to safeguard their family against
the forces of history and bitterness that
divide them from World War I through
the 2008 recession.
Hiawassee Book Club
Monday, June 21, 7 p.m.
Meet to discuss His Only Wife by Peace
Adzo Medie. Enduring a life of minimal
prospects among her uncles many
wives, a young seamstress relocates to
Accra when she is married in absentia
to a wealthy man whose family would
separate him from the woman he
Plotting Your Way to Success
Sunday, June 6, 2 p.m.
Plot like a pro and get that novel
drafted. Author Kristin Durfee
will teach you how to outline,
when and what to research, and
how to troubleshoot when you
OCLS Writer’s Group
Sunday, June 13, 4 p.m.
Join your fellow writers for
critique, discussion and
camaraderie. Writers of all
genres and experience are
welcome. Please attend one
meeting before submitting a
piece for critique.
& Short Fiction 101
Tuesday, June 15, 7 p.m.
Authors Elle E. Ire and José
Iriarte will give an overview of
publishing novels and short
fiction traditionally. Bring all
of your questions related to
traditionally publishing fiction.
Digital Marketing for Authors
Saturday, June 19, 2 p.m.
Author and marketing professional
Chelsea Mueller will provide an overview
of digital marketing for authors including
leveraging your website, the power of
email marketing, social media and more.
Southwest Book Club
Tuesday, June 22, 7–8:45 p.m.
What have you been reading? Join the
Southwest Book Club for BYOB Month!
Bring your own book to share with
other readers. Recommended for ages
18 and up.
Winter Garden Book Club
Thursday, June 24, 6 p.m.
Discuss The Mystery of Mrs. Christie by
Marie Benedict. Claiming amnesia after
going missing for more than a week
in late 1926, up-and-coming mystery
author Agatha Christie pens a chilling
story that brashly implicates her warhero husband.
MEET THE AUTHORS
Meet the Authors of Every Body Shines
Saturday, June 26, 2 p.m.
Contributors to the book Every Body Shines discuss
underrepresentation of fat bodies, trans bodies and disabled
bodies in YA literature. Authors include Cass Newbould,
Rebecca Sky, Nafiza Azad and Claire Kann.