Writer Kidd and her daughter travel to Greece, Turkey and France and the next stages of their lives. Come join us for Traveling with Pomegranates by Sue Monk Kidd on August 23rd, 2011 at 2:30 in the Community Room.more info
Visit the Belgian Congo to discover the mystery of a white girl raised by the Bashilele tribe. Come join us for The Headhunter's Daughter by Tamar Meyers on July 26th, 2011 at 2:30 pm in the community room, and see Tamar Myers at BookFest PA on July 16th!
A book discussion group for mothers of young children. March's book selection is Zeitoun by Dave Eggers.
Tuesday, March 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the Sun Room.
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This event is "sold out". Watch for next year's Centre County Reads book in December 2011. Thanks for participating!more info
Centre County Reads and the Center for American Literary Studies are pleased to sponsor this exciting event to tie in with our 2011 Reading Selection: Half Broke Horses by Jeannette Walls.
An enthralling historical novel about a young woman's struggle to become a doctor during the Civil War. In this stunning first novel, Mary Sutter is a brilliant, headstrong midwife from Albany, New York, who dreams of becoming a surgeon. Determined to overcome the prejudices against women in medicine-and eager to run away from her recent heartbreak- Mary leaves home and travels to Washington, D.C. to help tend the legions of Civil War wounded.
A writer spends a year trying to literally follow the bible. Join us for a discussion of A Year of Living Biblically by A.J. Jacobs.
Tuesday, April 26, 2:30 p.m. Community Room
Little Bee by Chris Cleave is