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Wake Libraries encourages people to continue their summer reading in July at the regional libraries with several reading programs. Visit wakegov.com/libraries/events and enter the event title in the search box on the left side of the screen for specific information. All programs are free, but registration is required.

Book Bites

Librarians will lead group book discussions featuring books written for teens that appeal to adults, and vice-versa. A snack is included and attendees are encouraged to bring their own reading suggestions and join the casual conversation.

Groundbreaking Works of Fiction

In conjunction with the Adult Summer Reading Program, librarians will be leading book discussions that focus on popular works of fiction. Discussions are on the following books:

Date Library Phone number
Monday, July 1, 7 p.m. East   Regional Library

Jack Kerouac, On the Road

919-217-5300
Tuesday, July 2, 6:30 p.m. Southeast   Regional Library

Stieg Larsson, Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

919-662-2250
Wednesday, July 3, 10 a.m. West   Regional Library

Robert Morgan, Gap Creek

919-463-8500
Wednesday, July 3, 10:30 a.m. Cameron   Village Regional Library

Geraldine Brooks, Caleb Crossing

919-856-6710
Wednesday, July 10, 11 a.m. Eva   Perry Regional Library

Grace Metalious, Peyton Place

919-387-2100
Monday, July 15, 2:30 p.m. North   Regional Library

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

919-870-4000
Tuesday, July 23, noon Express   Library-Fayetteville Street

Octavia Butler, Kindred

919-856-6690

GoodReads: Finding and Keeping Track of Books

Librarians with Wake County Public Libraries will be exploring GoodReads.com with one-on-one tutorial support.  GoodReads.com is a website where the reader can identify what to read, maintain a list of personal favorites and share lists with others. Librarians will be on hand for the drop-in sessions to demonstrate the use of the website and offer tips in finding new avenues for the reading and enjoyment of books.

There’s a Book for That: Summer Entertaining and Home Décor

Librarians will help individuals find just the right book for making the perfect appetizer, grilling amazing burgers and decorating the home for summer fun. These drop-in hour-long sessions will offer one-on-one book recommendations to make the summer more enjoyable. Adult library members are invited to come gather free tips and reading suggestions.