What to Read

Adult Book Clubs

Adult Book Club
Bet Me by Jennifer Crusie - Agreeing not to pursue a relationship after one date, unlikely lovers Min Dobbs and Cal Morrisey are thrown together again in the wake of such factors as a jealous ex-boyfriend, a determined psychologist, and a bizarrely intelligent cat.
Lovettsville Library
Monday, February 27, 2017
1:00 PM

Adult Book Club
Girl at War by Sara Novic
When civil war breaks out in Croatia, ten-year old Ana's idyllic childhood is shattered and she is forced to make a daring escape to America, where years later she struggles to make peace with her past.

Gum Spring Library
Thursday, March 02, 2017
10:00 AM

Adult Book Club
The Diver's Clothes Lie Empty by Vendela Vida. A woman finds herself in Casablanca without identification--where she accepts a job as a stand-in for a famous film star.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Cascades Library.
Cascades Library
Monday, March 06, 2017
7:00 PM

Adult Book Club
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly 
Hidden Figures follows the interwoven accounts of Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, Katherine Johnson and Christine Darden, four African American women who participated in some of NASA's greatest early successes. It chronicles their careers over nearly three decades; they faced challenges, forged alliances and used their intellect to change their own lives, and their country's future.

Ashburn Library
Tuesday, March 07, 2017
7:00 PM

Adult Book Club
Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
Drawing on years of research, psychologist Kahneman discusses the decision-making process that operate simultaneously, but often at odds with one another: intuitive or fast and deliberative or slow.

Purcellville Library
Tuesday, March 07, 2017
7:00 PM

Graphic Novel Book Clubs

Graphic Novel/Comics Book Club
March Book Two  by John Lewis and Andrew Aydin - After the success of the Nashville sit-in campaign, John Lewis is more committed than ever to changing the world through nonviolence -- but as he and his fellow Freedom Riders board a bus into the vicious heart of the deep south, they will be tested like never before.
Copies of the book will be available at the Ashburn Information Desk. The Graphic Novels/Comics Book Club meets at Comic Logic, 44031 Ashburn Shopping Plaza, #281, Ashburn, VA. Sponsored by the Friends of the Ashburn Library.
For adults.

Offsite Programs
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
7:00 PM

Graphic Novel/Comics Book Club
Primates by Jim Ottaviani- Jim Ottaviani returns with an action-packed account of the three greatest primatologists of the last century: Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Birute Galdikas. These three ground-breaking researchers were all students of the great Louis Leakey, and each made profound contributions to primatology - and to our own understanding of ourselves.
Copies of the book will be available at the Ashburn Information Desk. The Graphic Novels/Comics Book Club meets at Comic Logic, 44031 Ashburn Shopping Plaza, #281, Ashburn, VA. Sponsored by the Friends of the Ashburn Library.
For adults.

Offsite Programs
Wednesday, April 05, 2017
7:00 PM

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