Meets on the second Tuesday of each month, 7 - 8 p.m. Gates Conference Room, Level 5. Fiction and nonfiction discussion. Everyone welcome, no registration necessary.
January 10, 2012: Empire of the Summer Moon by S.C. Gwynne
Wednesday, January 4, 10 a.m.-12 noon - Registration Required
Wednesday, January 18, 10 a.m.-12 noon - Registration Required
Denver’s oldest and most beloved bookbinding house is opening its doors for a unique, insider’s look at creating and binding books. Tour includes a workshop on making your own hardcover, single-signature book to take home. $15 materials fee (all materials and supplies included). Registration is required. Please register online http://denverlibrary.org/node/967 for January 4 or January 18, or call 720-865-1206.
OFFSITE EVENT - MANUAL HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIM 1700 E 28th AVE
Join us for a Community Conversation featuring Isabel Wilkerson, author of The Warmth of Other Suns. Wilkerson, who spent most of her career as a national correspondent and bureau chief at The New York Times, is the first black woman to win a Pulitzer Prize in the history of American journalism, and was the first black American to win for individual reporting.
Free and open to the public. No reservations required, but space is limited. Adults and children welcome. If you wish to have a book autographed by Mr. Steptoe, please bring in your personal copy. There will be no books available for purchase.
Join Caroline Dow, Ph.D. for a talk based on her book, Tea Leaf Reading For Beginners: Your Fortune in a Teacup. Along with a tea leaf reading demonstration, she will discuss how to choose and brew tea, herbal teas for health, hosting a tea party, the fascinating history of tea, and more. Refreshments will be served.
Mr. Whitlock is an author and military historian specializing in World War II. Three of his books have been finalists for the Colorado Book Award. He has appeared on The History Channel and in various documentaries, and often leads battlefield tours. For the past two years, he has been the editor-in-chief of a national magazine, WWII History.
Add a little more mystery to your life. Join us for refreshments and a lively discussion. Share your favorite authors and titles, and catch up on new releases and other mystery news. This month's pick is The Beekeeper's Apprentice by Laurie R. King. Reserve your copy at deverlibrary.org.
Add a little more mystery to your life. Join us for refreshments and a lively discussion. Share your favorite authors and titles, and catch up on new releases and other mystery news. This month's pick is The Last Lie by Stephen White. Reserve your copy at deverlibrary.org.
Stan Yan grew up in Denver and went to school at UC Boulder where he got his bachelor's degree in accounting. Yan's life took a tragic turn into sales for the securities industry, where he wallowed in ethical poverty on-and-off for 13 years. He takes his frustrations out by penning graphic novels such as The Wang.