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[2 Feb 2016 | Comments Off on Book Bites Book Club | ]
Book Bites Book Club

Come in for a fun discussion about romance novels.  If you cry with Nicholas Sparks, laugh with Jennifer Crusie, or enjoy the occasional ZomRomCom (“Warm Bodies” by Isaac Marion), come on down and discuss your favorite romance with other like minded folks.  It’s sure to be a good time. Wednesday February 10, 5:30pm.
 

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[20 Jan 2016 | One Comment | ]
February’s Café con Libros schedule

We’re starting the month off with a new schedule for our Café con Libros series. The events will start right as we open (9:30 AM), with coffee and a chance to socialize before the talk starts at 10 AM. As always, all events are free and open to the public.
Here’s a list of the talks for February:
February 2nd–Carla Ramsey Weeks (A Single Drop of Ink)
February 4th–Kate Collins (NYT Best-Selling author of The Flower Shop Mysteries)
February 9th–Tom Perera (WWII Radios)
February 11th–Mark Childress (Crazy in Alabama)
February 16th–Carol Tedesco (Shipwreck Coins)
February 18th–Ralph DePalma …

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[9 Jan 2016 | One Comment | ]
Café con Libros returns

Café con Libros is returning this month, beginning on Tuesday, January 19th. The events will start right as we open (9:30 AM), with coffee and a chance to socialize before the talk starts. Here’s a list of the talks for January:
January 19th–Roberta Isleib aka Lucy Burdette
January 21st–Michael Haskins
January 26th–Barbara Ross
January 28th–Siera London
Here are some helpful links to our catalog for each author. Hope to see you there!
Titles by Lucy Burdette
Titles by Michael Haskins
Titles by Barbara Ross
 

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[6 Jan 2016 | Comments Off on Book Bites Book Club | ]
Book Bites Book Club

Didn’t get a chance to go to the literary seminar this year?  Then come by the library on Wednesday January 13thfor our Book Bites Book Club where we’ll discuss works by authors that attended the seminar.  The KWLS theme this year was “SHORTS: Stories, Essays, and Other Briefs” featuring such authors as: Ann Beattie, Billy Collins, Junit Díaz, Thomas McGuane, and many many more talented authors.  For more information, give us a call at 305-292-3595 or stop by and check out our Key West Literary Seminar Display.
For a complete list …

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[20 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on Mrs. Wadley’s Book Club | ]
Mrs. Wadley’s Book Club

Gather with friends and neighbors for a lively discussion on the book of the month. Enjoy intelligent conversation and camaraderie. Refreshments will be served.
7:00 pm

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[2 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on Book Bites Book Club: Start of Season Party | ]
Book Bites Book Club: Start of Season Party

What are the best books you’ve read this year? Want to hear what others have been reading? Come to the Book Bites Book Club Start of Season Party and share your adventures in reading. Scifi, mystery, espionage, literary, romance — it doesn’t matter what you’re reading, we want to hear about it!
What has your local library staff read and loved this year? Here are the responses from a (very last-minute!) email:
Allison: The Bad Girl by Mario Vargas Llosa  – The beautiful, descriptive writing is what kept me enthralled during this sad …

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[11 Feb 2013 | Comments Off on Read along with 1I1B | ]
Read along with 1I1B

The Key West Library is inviting everyone to their online  Read-a-Long for its next One Island One Book pick: The Orchid Thief by Susan Orlean. The Read-a-Long is open to all readers via the blog for One Island One Book (aka 1I1B).

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[21 Dec 2012 | Comments Off on Mrs. Wadley’s Book Club | ]

Gather with friends and neighbors for a lively discussion on the book of the month. Enjoy intelligent conversation and camaraderie. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Friends of the Helen Wadley Library.
Helen Wadley Library, Islamorada- Mile Marker 81.5 Bayside (next to the firehouse)
Upcoming titles:
Thursday, January 17 7:00 PM Cross Creek Author:  Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
Thursday, February 21 7:00 PM Life of Pi Author:  Yann Martel
Thursday, March 21 7:00 PM The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom Author:  Don Miguel Ruiz

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[8 Oct 2011 | Comments Off on Book Bites Book Club is back! | ]
Book Bites Book Club is back!

Book Bites returns on November 10th at 4:30.  The book club is open to anyone, whether they’ve read the book or not.   In November we will be discussing The Whiskey Reblesby David Liss.  (Check out Nan’s review under Staff Picks.)