When: Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Bilingual book club will be discussing The Nightingale/El Ruiseñor by Kristin Hannah in English and Spanish.

Two sisters search for their own path to survival, love, and freedom in France during World War II.

Dos hermanas buscan su propio camino hacia la supervivencia, el amor y la libertad en la Francia ocupada durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial.
When: Tuesday, April 04, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Writers of all genres are invited to read their work and receive group critiques in a friendly and comfortable environment.
Registration required. Please register at:
http://library.escondido.org/register
When: Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
A fascinating portrayal of Beryl Markham, a complex and strong-willed woman in Africa in the 1920s who fought to make her way in the world on her own terms. Circling the Sun is a fictional biography that contains many surprises, and the discussion is not to be missed.
When: Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Local writers are invited to read samples of their current work & receive constructive feedback from other writers and audience members. Writers should arrive by 12:30 p.m. to secure a time-slot.
When: Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Bilingual book club will be discussing The Ocean at the End of the Lane/El océano al final del camino by Neil Gaiman.

Horror and vengeance threaten to destroy a middle-aged man’s family. His only defense is built around three women who live in a rundown farm at the end of the lane.

El horror y la amenaza, se congregan para destruir a la familia del protagonista. Su única defensa la constituirán las tres mujeres que viven en la granja estropeada al final del camino.
When: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

These ten simple steps will help you make educated choices based on clear priorities. Changing lifelong financial habits may take some work, but by following these steps, you can make the adjustments you need to make your money work for you.
When: Tuesday, May 02, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Writers of all genres are invited to read their work and receive group critiques in a friendly and comfortable environment.
Registration required. Please register at:
http://library.escondido.org/register
When: Tuesday, May 09, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo by Tom Reiss
When: Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Bilingual book club will be discussing The Husband's Secret/El secreto de mi marido by Liane Moriarte in English and Spanish.

Cecilia finds a letter from her husband, to be opened after his death. Her husband is very much alive, but she decides to read it anyway, only to find his deepest, darkest secret.

Una esposa encuentra una carta que su marido le había escrito para que la abriera después de su muerte. El marido está muy vivo y la carta contiene el secreto del marido más oscuro y mejor guardado, capaz de destruir la vida que formaron juntos y también vidas ajenas.
When: Tuesday, June 06, 2017 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Turrentine Room

Writers of all genres are invited to read their work and receive group critiques in a friendly and comfortable environment.
Registration required. Please register at:
http://library.escondido.org/register
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