Book events going around Tucson for the week of January 7-13, 2013 include various book club meetings and author meetings. See below for more info.
Monday, January 7, 2013
- 1:30 p.m. at Dusenberry-River Library – Truth is Stranger Than Fiction Nonfiction Book Club: This month’s book is Destiny of the Republic: a Tale of Madness, Medicine, and the Murder of a President by Candice Millard.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
- 1:30 p.m. at Joyner-Green Valley Library – Page Turners: This month’s books are The Buddha in the Attic and When the Emperor was Divine by Julie Otsuka.
- 2 p.m. at Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr Library – Abbett Mystery Book Club: This month’s book is The Hunter by John Lescroart.
- 7:30 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Broadway – Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Group: This month’s book is The Scar by China Mieville.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
- 6:30 p.m. at Martha Cooper Library – Cafe Book: This month’s book is Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo A Anaya.
Thursday, January 10, 2013
- 10 a.m. at Oro Valley Library – Contemporary Literature Book Club: This month’s book is The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Ann Fadiman.
- 4 p.m. at Nanini Library – Book Nook: This is a book club for ages 8 to 12. This month’s book is Keeping Safe the Stars by Sheila O’Connor.
Friday, January 11, 2013
- 12:30 p.m. at Miller-Golf Links Library – Booklinks An Adult Book Club: This month’s book is Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks.
Saturday, January 12, 2013
- Educator Appreciation Days Begin at Barnes & Noble Broadway and Foothills Mall – Starting January 12 and continuing through January 20, 2013, educators can save 25% on classroom and personal book purchases as well as save 10% on music and DVDs.
- 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Library – Abbett Book Sale
- 12:30 p.m. at Mostly Books – Margaret O’Connell: This is an author signing event related to her book Nana Writes and Grandkids Do Too.
- 1 p.m. at Bookmans Grant – Patty Vallance: This is an author signing and reading of the book Born to Wear Blue.
- 1 p.m. at Salazar-Ajo Library – Deanne Stillman: This is an author talk related to her book Desert Reckoning: A Town Sheriff, a Mojave Hermit, and the Biggest Manhunt in Modern California History.
- 2 p.m. at Joel D. Valdez Main Library – The Author Talks: This event features Lili DeBarbieri, author of A Guide to Southern Arizona’s Historic Farms & Ranches: Rustic Southwest Retreats.
- 2 p.m. at Mostly Books – Tom Baumgart: This is an author signing event related to his book Magic Nickel.
Sunday, January 13, 2013
- 2 p.m. at Antigone Books – Second Sunday Book Group: This month’s book is South of Superior by Ellen Airgood.
- 2 p.m. at Clues Unlimited – Clues Unlimited Book Club: This month’s book is The Janus Stone by Elly Griffiths.
- 3:30 p.m. at Antigone Books – Steampunk Book Club: This month’s book is Boneshaker by Cherie Priest.