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February 19, 2019, All Day @ Civic Center
September 4, 2018 - March 31, 2019 @ East Park
February 19, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Library
Kid Lit Group is for adults who enjoy reading and discussing children's literature.
In February, we will read The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling.
Since its publication in 1894, Rudyard Kipling’s beloved masterpiece The Jungle Book has been celebrated by generations of readers. Composed of seven tales, each one accompanied by a poem, The Jungle Book introduces a lush, colorful world full of adventure and danger. The first three tales include some of the most charming and unforgettable characters in literature—the man-cub Mowgli, the black panther Bagheera, the wise brown bear Baloo, and the ruthless tiger Shere Khan. The other four tales each tell the story of a different animal, such as the travels of the white seal Kotick; the battle between the courageous mongoose Rikki-Tikki-Tavi and the deadly cobra Nag; Toomai and the elephant dance; and the camp animals of the queen’s guard. (description from Goodreads)
Books will be available to check out at the front desk.
In March, we are kicking off our mystery book group by reading The Beekeeper's Apprentice, or On the Segregation of the Queen by Laurie R King.
In 1915, Sherlock Holmes is retired and quietly engaged in the study of honeybees when a young woman literally stumbles into him on the Sussex Downs. Fifteen years old, gawky, egotistical, and recently orphaned, the young Mary Russell displays an intellect to impress even Sherlock Holmes - and match him wit for wit. Under his reluctant tutelage, this very modern 20th-century woman proves a deft protégée and a fitting partner for the Victorian detective.
In their first case together, they must track down a kidnapped American senator's daughter and confront a truly cunning adversary: a bomber who has set trip wires for the sleuths and who will stop at nothing to end their partnership.
Named "One of the Century's Best 100 Mysteries" by the Independent Mystery Booksellers Association.
(description from Goodreads)