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

Click here to see the trailer for Stephen Spielberg's Ready Player One, currently in theaters. Look for the DeLorean. (Hint-it's moving quickly and is black and you're more likely to find it if you watch one of the explanatory videos that elaborates on the trailer.) If you want to, stay on the YouTube page and see lots more about Ready Player One. After all, it's a movie about the native online generation.

Great and uplifting film!

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Barnes & Noble La Frontera hosts the first meeting of a new nationwide Barnes & Noble Book Club May 2nd, 6:00 - 7:00 PM at Barnes & Noble La Frontera. The book is Female Persuasion, by Meg Wolitzer. The book is available at Barnes & Noble La Frontera.
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HILL COUNTRY AUTHORS SERIES

The Friends of the Georgetown Public Library will host their 36th author event on Tuesday May 15, 2018 at 2 PM, in the Community Rooms of the library located at 402 W. 8th St.

The featured speaker will be local author, MJ Hegar, who published ‘Shoot Like a Girl’ in 2017.

In Shoot like A Girl, MJ takes the reader on a dramatic journey through her military career: an inspiring, humorous, and thrilling true story of a brave, high-spirited, and unforgettable woman who has spent much of her life ready to sacrifice everything for her country, her fellow man, and her sense of justice.

Tickets are $15 in advance. They’re available at the Second-Hand Prose bookstore on the second floor of the library, and online at www.folgeorgetown.org/calendar. Tickets are available at the door for $18. A dessert and beverage from the Red Poppy Coffee Company is included.

The event begins at 2 PM; doors open at 130 PM. Proceeds are used to fund unbudgeted items and other ongoing library projects.


Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Put This on Your Calendar!

Thanks to Carla for sending this in!
Book Launch & Signing for Tom Grimes' Mentor: A Memoir
All sales from this event benefit the Texas Book Festival
Please join the Texas Book Festival at Barnes & Noble in Austin, TX:

Friday, August 27
7:00 pm
Barnes & Noble/ Arboretum / 10000 Research Blvd
Seating will be first come, first served
Refreshments Available
Grimes directs the MFA program in Creative Writing at Texas State University and he has twice been a finalist for the PEN/Nelson Algren Award. His work has been selected as a New York Times Notable Book of the Year.


SUPPORT THE FESTIVAL
by shopping at B&N
A percentage of your purchases made at any B&N store in the country and online will benefit TBF. Offer valid all day 8/27/10 through the end of business 8/31/10.
Present this email or use #10268449 when checking out.

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