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Book Discussion Groups - 2016

Book Discussion Groups meet in all library locations:

  • Main Library/Brooksville
  • West Hernando Branch Library
  • Spring Hill Branch Library
  • East Hernando Branch Library

Click here for a list of upcoming meetings and titles...

Classics Book Discussions

Spring Hill Branch Library - Classics Book Discussions 2015

Friday, January 16 @ 1 pm - Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
Thursday, February 19 @ 3 pm - Lady Chatterley's Lover by D.H. Lawrence
Tuesday, March 31 @ 2 pm - Marcel Proust: The Madeleine Excerpt from In Search of Lost Time
Wednesday, April 29@ 2 pm - National Poetry Month celebration: selected poems with advice on "How to live"
Friday, May 22 @ 2 pm - Albert Camus: his essay, "The Sea Close By"
Tuesday, June 30 @ 3 pm - A Room with a View by E.M. Forster
Friday, July 31 @ 2 pm - "Big Blonde," a short story by Dorothy Parker
Tuesday, August 18 @ 3 pm - Walden by Henry David Thoreau


For more information, contact Jeanne DelVecchio at 352-754-4043.

Florida 502 Book Discussions

Spring Hill Branch Library - Florida 502 Book Discussions 2015

Wednesday, January 7 @ 3 pm- Alligators in b-flat by Jeff Klinkenberg
Tuesday, February 10 @ 2 pm - Flash of Green by John D. MacDonald
Friday, March 13 @ 2 pm - Karate is a Thing of the Spirit, Chapter 1, by Harry Crews
Tuesday, April 14 @ 2 pm - "The Golden Honeymoon," a short story by Ring Lardner
Tuesday. May 12 @ 2 pm - "After the Storm," a short story by Ernest Hemingway
Friday, June 12 @ 2 pm - short stories by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
Tuesday, July 14 @ 2 pm - Surrounded on Three Sides by John Keasler
Tuesday, August 11 @ 2 pm - short stories by Karen Russell


For more information, contact Jeanne DelVecchio at 352-754-4043.

History and Biography Book Discussions

Main Library/Brooksville - History and Biography Book Discussions 2016


January 8th - Self-Made Man: One Woman's Year Disguised as a Man,  by Norah Vincent  2006    304 pgs.
February 5th - Elizabeth and Hazel: Two Women of Little Rock, by David Margolick  2011    284 pgs.
March 4th - Heart in the Right Place: A  Memoir, by Carolyn Jourdan   2007   304 pgs.
April 1st - Below Stairs, by Margaret Powell 1968, 2012   224  pgs.
May 6th - Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, & The Prison of Belief,  by Lawrence Wright   2013   562 pgs.
June 3rd - Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before, by Tony Horwitz     2003     496 pgs.  
July 1st - Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, by Amy Chua   2011   256 pgs.
August 5th - The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11, by Lawrence Wright   2007    540 pgs.
September 2nd - The Spy Who Loved: The Untold Story of Britain's First Female Special Agent of World War II, by Clare Mulley  448 pgs. 2013
October 7th - Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening  of the American West, by Stephen E. Ambrose  1997   521 pgs.
November 4th - Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868  by Cokie Roberts   2015   512 pgs.  
Dec 2nd - Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania, by Erik Larson  2015 448 pgs

For more information, contact Peter Tuite at 352-754-4043

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