Book Discussions 2017

2017 All Henrico Reads Book Discussions

Our libraries have lots of opportunities to discuss our All Henrico Reads featured title, The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness. We hope you will join us!

February 7, 7:00 pm Glen Allen
February 8, 7:00 pm Sandston
February 13, 1:00 pm  Gayton
February 14, 3:00 pm Varina
March 8, 1:00 pm Twin Hickory
March 13, 7:30 pm Gayton
March 20, 7:00 pm Fairfield
March 20, 7:00 pm North Park
March 21, 1:00 pm Libbie Mill
March 21, 7:00 pm Libbie Mill
March 21, 7:00 pm Tuckahoe
March 27, 7:00 pm Twin Hickory

Glen Allen Evening Group

Libbie Mill Afternoon & Evening Group

Afternoon group meets every 3rd Tuesday at 1:00 pm
Evening group meets every 3rd Tuesday at 7:00 pm
January 17 Infiinte Home by Kathleen Alcott
February 21 Ordinary Light by Tracey K. Smith
March 21 The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness (All Henrico Reads author)
April 18 Above the Waterfall by Ron Rash
May 16 Something Must be Done About Prince Edward County by Kristen Green 
June 20 The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty 

Savvy Book Group

Meets 2nd Wednesdays at 7:00 pm at Sandston Branch Library 
January 11 Mattaponi Queen by Belle Boggs
February 8 The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness by Sy Montgomery (All Henrico Reads Author)
March 8 The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill Lepore
April 12 Lewis Ginter: Richmond Gilded Age Icon by Brian Burns
May 10 Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo & Me by Ellen Forney
June 14 Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void by Mary Roach

Not Just for Kids

Meets every 4th Tuesday at 7:00 pm at Tuckahoe Area Library
January 24 Greenglass House by Kate Milford
February 28 Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
March 28 The Ruins of Gorian by John Flanagan
April 25 The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly B. Bradley
May 23 Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
June 27 The Penderwicks by Jeanne Birdsall
July 25 The London Eye by Siobhan Dowd
August 22 Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate
September 26 Yaqui Delgato Wants to Kick Your Ass by Meg Medina
October 14 Pax by Sara Pennypacker
November 14 The Dark is Rising by Susan Cooper

Real Stories Nonfiction Group

Meets every 3rd Tuesday at 7:00 pm at Tuckahoe Area Library
January 17 Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine, and the Murder of a President by Candice Millard
February 21 First Family: John and Abigail Adams by Joseph J. Ellis
March 21 The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness by Sy Montgomery
April 18 The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Sotry of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson
May 16 Growing Up by Russell Baker
June 20 Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster by Jon Krakauer

Twin Hickory Nonfiction Group