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. ]
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/
The Nobel Prize in Literature was given to author Kazuo Ishiguro.
Amazon is planning a video series based on stories by Philip K. Dick. Date of release is not yet announced.
Monday, January 19, 2004
Author Visit - Bill Brandes
W.H. Brandes did a lot of research for The Age of Gold! It is not a quick read, but it's as close to a page-turner as a factual history book of textbook quality can be. It is full of rich history, lots of description of how things were back then! Very full!
Mr. Brandes visited our group - I didn't write anything, so I am writing this for the blog at a later date. I remember we were all spellbound in the author's presence. He is a lecturer and professor at Texas A&M, and his talk for us was as interesting and well put-together as a top-notch college lecture!