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Books Sandwiched In (Jackson Branch Library)

Books Sandwiched In (Jackson Branch Library)

Love to talk about books? Join us for Books Sandwiched In, now at the Larry R. Jackson Branch Library.  The group meets at Jackson Branch Library Meeting Room on the first Tuesday of each month at 12:15 p.m.  Registration for this in-person event is required and seating is limited to 20 people to allow space for social distancing. 

Our January title is No Gods, No Monsters by Cadwell Turnbull.

One October morning, Laina gets the news that her brother was shot and killed by Boston cops. But what looks like a case of police brutality soon reveals something much stranger. Monsters are real. And they want everyone to know it. As creatures from myth and legend come out of the shadows, seeking safety through visibility, their emergence sets off a chain of seemingly unrelated events. Members of a local werewolf pack are threatened into silence. A professor follows a missing friend's trail of bread crumbs to a mysterious secret society. And a young boy with unique abilities seeks refuge in a pro-monster organization with secrets of its own. Meanwhile, more people start disappearing, suicides and hate crimes increase, and protests erupt globally, both for and against the monsters. At the center is a mystery no one thinks to ask: Why now? What has frightened the monsters out of the dark? The world will soon find out.

Print copies WILL NOT be available for sale for the book discussion. No Gods, No Monsters is available for check out in print and in digital format through the following avenues: 

(H)  Ebooks and/or eaudiobooks are available for digital checkout through our Hoopla service: https://www.lakelandgov.net/departments/library/using-the-library/resources/ebooks-more/ebooks/. A library card and PIN is needed to access Hoopla for free.

(O)  Some titles are also available for digital checkout through our OverDrive service and its Libby app: https://www.lakelandgov.net/departments/library/using-the-library/resources/ebooks-more/ebooks/.  A library card and PIN is needed to access OverDrive/Libby for free.

(P)  Some titles are also available in print for checkout. You can reserve a copy through our Polk County Library Cooperative (PCLC) online cataloghttps://pclc.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/lakeland. A library card and PIN is needed to reserve PCLC materials for free.

For more information, call Brenda J. Patterson at 863-834-4276 or send e-mail to Brenda.Patterson@lakelandgov.net.

Date:
Tuesday, January 3, 2023
Time:
12:15pm - 1:30pm
Location:
Branch Library Meeting Room
Campus:
Larry R. Jackson Branch Library
Audience:
  Adult  
Categories:
Authors, Books, and Writing   Clubs   Larry R. Jackson Branch Library  
Registrations open at 12:15pm Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Event Organizer

Brenda Patterson

Phone: 863.834.4276     

Email: brenda.patterson@lakelandgov.net