22 May, 2024

Plano Reads: Join Second Tuesday Book Club on March 12 for ‘The Extraordinary Life of an Ordinary Man: A Memoir’

Second Tuesday Book Club will meet in person from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 12, in the program room at Schimelpfenig Library, to discuss our third book of 2024, The Extraordinary Life of an Ordinary Man, by Paul Newman. Kirkus Reviews describes the posthumously published memoir by the Hollywood icon, racecar driver […]

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Plano Reads: Join Second Tuesday Book Club on February 13 for ‘West with Giraffes’

West with Giraffes, by Lynda Rutledge, is “an emotional, rousing novel inspired by the incredible true story of two giraffes who made headlines and won the hearts of Depression-era America.” Part adventure, part historical saga, and part coming-of-age love story, West with Giraffes explores what it means to be changed by the grace of animals, the kindness […]

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Plano Reads: Join Second Tuesday Book Club on January 9 for ‘Verity’ as we begin our new reading year

From exceptionally popular writer Colleen Hoover comes Verity, a riveting psychological and romantic thriller about a young woman whose life becomes dangerously linked to the unraveling marriage of her employers. We will meet in person from 7 to 8:15 p.m. on Tuesday, January 9, in the program room at Schimelpfenig Library, for our first meeting […]

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Plano Reads: Join Second Tuesday Book Club for Jodi Picoult’s ‘Wish You Were Here’ on November 14 – Our Last 2023 Meeting

Jodi Picoult’s novel, Wish You Were Here, is the story of Diana O’Toole, a young woman whose vacation to the Galapagos Islands, and well-planned life, is derailed by the Covid pandemic in March 2020, forcing her to re-assess everything she has considered essential. What will happen to her, and those closest to her, in the […]

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Plano Reads: ‘Zorrie’ is Second Tuesday Book Club’s October 10 Book Choice

Please join Second Tuesday Book Club on October 10 to discuss Zorrie by Laird Hunt. This historical novel spans the twentieth century, and reveals with sympathy and understanding the life of Zorrie Underwood and the people of small-town Indiana with whom she shares it. We will meet in person from 7 to 8:15 p.m. on […]

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Plano Reads: Join Second Tuesday Book Club on ‘The Lincoln Highway’ on September 12

Please join Second Tuesday Book Club in September to discuss Amor Towles’ The Lincoln Highway, which tells the story of Emmett and Billy’s amazing and eventful road trip across the United States in June 1954–will they reach California as planned, or will they find themselves on journey unlike anything they could have imagined? We will […]

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Plano Reads: Second Tuesday Book Club Votes for 2024 Books

August is our voting month for next year’s Second Tuesday Book Club book list! Please join our group to vote for your preferred book titles, and to discuss Julie Otsuka’s award-winning novel The Swimmers, a great choice for the last month of summer. We will meet in person from 7 to 8:15 p.m. on Tuesday, […]

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Plano Reads: Join Second Tuesday Book Club on July 11 for ‘Silverview’

Second Tuesday Book Club will meet in person from 7 to 8:15 p.m. on Tuesday, July 11, in the program room at Schimelpfenig Library to discuss Silverview, the last spy novel written by the celebrated John le Carré. Face coverings aren’t required, but we do observe social distancing at our meetings. Please email Cathe Spencer […]

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Plano Reads: ‘Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law’ Due June 13 for Second Tuesday Book Club

Second Tuesday Book Club will meet in person from 7 to 8:15 p.m. on Tuesday, June 13, in the program room at Schimelpfenig Library to discuss Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law, by Mary Roach. Face coverings aren’t required, but we do observe social distancing at our meetings. Please email Cathe Spencer at cathes@plano.gov if […]

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Plano Reads: Second Tuesday Will Discuss Kate Quinn’s ‘The Rose Code’ on May 9

Second Tuesday Book Club will meet in person from 7 to 8:15 p.m. on Tuesday, May 9, in the program room at Schimelpfenig Library to discuss The Rose Code, by popular historical novelist Kate Quinn. As usual, we will observe social distancing, but with face coverings optional. Please email Cathe Spencer at cathes@plano.gov if you […]

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