Reader Mortis: True Crime Book Club

Reader Mortis: True Crime Book Club: 7 pm
3rd Thursday of each even calendar month
Zoom

Oct. 29 – Mindhunter by John E. Douglas and Mark Olshaker

Fiction Addiction: Virtual Book Club

Fiction Addiction: Virtual Book Club: 2 pm
3rd Saturday of each month
Zoom

Fiction Addiction is our newest program and will be a completely virtual book club. Reading fiction titles in a variety of genres, Fiction Addiction allows readers to read new genres and titles in an online environment.

Aug. 15 – Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Sept. 19 – Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid
Oct. 17 – The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell

Fiction Addiction: Virtual Book Club

Fiction Addiction: Virtual Book Club: 2 pm
3rd Saturday of each month
Zoom

Fiction Addiction is our newest program and will be a completely virtual book club. Reading fiction titles in a variety of genres, Fiction Addiction allows readers to read new genres and titles in an online environment.

Aug. 15 – Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Sept. 19 – Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid
Oct. 17 – The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell

Fiction Addiction: Virtual Book Club

Fiction Addiction: Virtual Book Club: 2 pm
3rd Saturday of each month
Zoom

Fiction Addiction is our newest program and will be a completely virtual book club. Reading fiction titles in a variety of genres, Fiction Addiction allows readers to read new genres and titles in an online environment.

Aug. 15 – Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Sept. 19 – Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid
Oct. 17 – The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell

Books on Tap

Books on Tap: 7 pm 
3rd Saturday of each month 
Zoom 
Books on Tap, our oldest book club, meets virtually due to the pandemic. Reading primarily nonfiction, Books on Tap allows readers to engage and discuss important, timely, and sometimes controversial topics.

Aug. 18 – Southern Lady Code by Helen Ellis 
Sept. 15 – Disney’s Land by Richard Snow 
Oct. 20 – Full Throttle by Joe Hill 

Books on Tap

Books on Tap: 7 pm 
3rd Saturday of each month 
Zoom 
Books on Tap, our oldest book club, meets virtually due to the pandemic. Reading primarily nonfiction, Books on Tap allows readers to engage and discuss important, timely, and sometimes controversial topics.

Aug. 18 – Southern Lady Code by Helen Ellis 
Sept. 15 – Disney’s Land by Richard Snow 
Oct. 20 – Full Throttle by Joe Hill 

Books on Tap

Books on Tap: 7 pm 
3rd Saturday of each month 
Zoom 
Books on Tap, our oldest book club, meets virtually due to the pandemic. Reading primarily nonfiction, Books on Tap allows readers to engage and discuss important, timely, and sometimes controversial topics.

Aug. 18 – Southern Lady Code by Helen Ellis 
Sept. 15 – Disney’s Land by Richard Snow 
Oct. 20 – Full Throttle by Joe Hill 

Books on Tap

Books on Tap is a monthly book club that meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7 pm at Bike Rack Brewing (205 E. Johnson Ave., Springdale).

February 18 – The Widow of Pale Harbor by Hester Fox 

March 17 – H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald

April 21 – The Library Book by Susan Orlean

Books on Tap

Books on Tap is a monthly book club that meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7 pm at Bike Rack Brewing (205 E. Johnson Ave., Springdale).

January 21 – Dry by Jane Harper

Meet the Author Lisa Wingate

Before We Were Yours, a novel by Lisa Wingate is the selection for the 2018 statewide reading program, If All Arkansas Read the Same Book. The best-selling novel is based on the true story of a Memphis orphanage responsible for the kidnapping and selling of thousands of children in illegal adoptions. Arkansans are encouraged to read and discuss the book in book clubs and libraries. The author will visit the Springdale Public Library on Saturday, June 2 at 3 p.m. for a reading and book signing.

 

ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Lisa Wingate is a former journalist, inspirational speaker, and best-selling author of more than twenty novels. Her work has won or been nominated for many awards, including the Pat Conroy Southern Book Prize, the Oklahoma Book Award, the Utah Library Award, the Carol Award, the Christy Award, and the RT Booklovers Reviewer’s Choice Award. The group Americans for More Civility, a kindness watchdog organization, selected Lisa along with six others as recipients of the National Civics Award, which celebrates public figures who work to promote greater kindness and civility in American life. Booklist summed up her work by saying, “Lisa Wingate is, quite simply, a master storyteller.”

If All Arkansas Read the Same Book is presented by the Arkansas Center for the Book at the Arkansas State Library and all programs are offered free-of-charge to the public. The project is funded in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Copies of Before We Were Yours are available at all public libraries throughout the state.