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.

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Infidel post small correction

Posted by Pam Fuchs
Crossbones
, by Nuruddin Farrah is actually Fiction, leaving Princess as the only nonfiction I found.
Another book I recommend; author born in Iran, she was raised in the U.S., but lived again as adult in Iran (with western perspectives, working for western company, for 2 years):
Honeymoon in Tehran: two years of love and danger in Iran

Autobiography.journalist for Time mag; born in Iran, raised in US; marries Iranian man who was raised in Germany; has son; they eventually move to England; in Iran has to continually report to Mr. X who has to know and approve of what she is working on.

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