One Book

Escondido Public Library is a proud partner of the One Book, One San Diego program, along with KPBS and libraries throughout San Diego. For over a decade, One Book, One San Diego has enhanced leisure reading through meaningful community engagement.

The 2019 selections for One Book, One San Diego are: 

 

2019 Events

 

One Book One San Diego Family Storytime

Saturday, September 7, 2019; 10:30–11:30 a.m.; Children’s Room; Children & Families

Join us for a special storytime as we celebrate this year’s One Book One San Diego Kids’ book, Dreamers / Sonadores by Yuyi Morales.

 

One Book, One San Diego 2019 Launch Event With Author Rebecca Makkai

Thursday, September 19 2019; 7:00–9:00 p.m.; Balboa Theatre, 868 Fourth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101

KPBS presents Rebecca Makkai, author of The Great Believers, the 2019 One Book, One San Diego. The Great Believers is a historical novel about the terrors and tragedies of the AIDS epidemic and its repercussions, through a story about friendship and redemption the face of tragedy and loss, set in 1980s Chicago and contemporary Paris.
Tickets are free but registration is required at www.kpbs.org/onebook

 

2nd Tuesday Book Club

Tuesday, October 8, 2019; 5:30-6:45 p.m.; Turrentine Room; Adults

2nd Tuesday Book Club meets the second Tuesday of each month to discuss a book the group has chosen a few months in advance. New members are always welcome. The 2nd Tuesday Book Club choice for October, is the One Book, One San Diego selection The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai.

 

Rincón Literario Bilingual Book Club

Saturday, October 19, 2019; 10:30-11:45 a.m.; Board Room; Adults

Rincón Literario is the Library’s bilingual book club. Discussions take place in English and Spanish. New members are always welcome! The Rincón Literario choice for October, is the One Book, One San Diego selection The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai.

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