For Readers

Friday with the Friends

Join the FRIENDS every month for a lively discussion of selected books. The Second Friday Book Club welcomes everyone and no registration is required! This is a brown-bag book club sponsored by the FRIENDS of the West Palm Beach Public Library. Please feel free to bring your lunch!

  • The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion Friday, December 12, 2014 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    Third floor, Hibiscus Room – 
    The book this month is The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion. A socially awkward genetics professor who has never been on a second date sets out to find the perfect wife, but instead finds Rosie Jarman, a fiercely independent barmaid who is on a quest to find her biological father.

Just for Mystery Lovers

There are no Just For Mystery Lovers book clubs in December and January.

  • Carthage by Joyce Carol Oates Friday, February 28, 2015 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    Third floor, Hibiscus Room – 
    The book this month is Carthage by Joyce Carol Oates. When a young girl disappears near a community in the Adirondacks, the people of the town of Carthage must face the fact that an Iraq War veteran is the prime suspect.

Conversando sobre libros

  • fiesta en la Madriguera de Juan Pablo VillalobosSaturday, 14 de diciembre from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Third floor, Hibiscus Room – 
    Acompanenos cada el tercer sábado del mes a las 10:00 AM para una charla sobre un libro de un autor latino. La obra seleccionada para este mes es Fiesta en la Madriguera de Juan Pablo Villalobos. Para obtener información, póngase en contacto con la biblioteca en 561-868-7723.
  • Bonsai de Alejandro ZambraSaturday, 15 de enero from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Third floor, Hibiscus Room – 
    Acompanenos cada el tercer sábado del mes a las 10:00 AM para una charla sobre un libro de un autor latino. La obra seleccionada para este mes es El Mundo de Afurera de Jorge Franco. Para obtener información, póngase en contacto con la biblioteca en 561-868-7723.