Round Rock New Neighbors is a social organization of women welcoming women in the Round Rock area since 1978. Both "new" and "old" neighbors are welcome. For more information: rrnewneighbors.org [Barnes & Noble requires that RRNN's book club be open to the public, so you do not need to be an RRNN member to attend book club, and both men and women are welcome and do attend. ]

Literary Events

The Friends of the Georgetown Public Library’s Hill Country Authors Series events will be listed here. Next event:

Nov 1, 2017 2:00 PM in the Georgetown Public Library.

Highlight and right click on this "link" to see everything you need to know to attend. https://folgeorgetown.org/event/hcas-meg-gardiner/
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The Nobel Prize in Literature was given to author Kazuo Ishiguro.
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Amazon is planning a video series based on stories by Philip K. Dick. Date of release is not yet announced.

Wednesday, February 4, 2009

Books Selected, 2002-2004

2004
  • The Age of Gold ==H.W. Brands
  • Payment in Blood ==Elizabeth George
  • Year of Wonders ==Geraldine Brooks
  • Alamo House ==Sarah Bird
  • Angels & Demons ==Dan Brown
  • All Over But the Shoutin’ ==Rick Bragg
  • Reading Lolita in Tehran ==Azar Nafisi
  • East of Eden ==John Steinbeck
  • The Great Gatsby ==F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Bel Canto ==Ann Patchett
  • Stand Proud ==Elmore Kelton


2003
  • Blind Assassin ==Margaret Atwood
  • Lovely Bones ==Alice Sebold
  • Breaking Point ==Suzy Spencer
  • Mrs. Dalloway ==Virginia Woolf
  • The Secret Life of Bees ==Sue Monk Kidd
  • Life of Pi ==Yann Martel
  • Seabiscuit ==Laura Hillenbrand
  • In Sunlight in a Beautiful Garden ==Kathleen Cambor
  • Wonder Boys ==Michael Chabon
  • Carter Beats the Devil ==Glen David Gold
  • Then She Found Me ==Elinor Lipman


2002
  • Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay ==Michael Chabon
  • Daughter of Fortune ==Isabel Allende
  • A Painted House ==John Grisham
  • A Prayer for Owen Meany ==John Irving
  • Lonesome Dove ==Larry McMurtry
  • True Women ==Janice Woods Windle
  • John Adams ==David McCullough
  • Time and Again ==Jack Finney
  • Suzanne’s Diary for Nicholas ==James Patterson

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