Meeting Room - Maze Branch

Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction: Maus

This month's book is Maus by Art Spiegelman.Maus has been described as a memoir, biography, history, fiction, autobiography, or a mix of genres. In 1992 it became the first graphic novel to win a Pulitzer Prize.It depicts the author interviewing his father about his experiences as a Polish Jew and Holocaust survivor. If you have never read a graphic novel, this is the one to try.

Copies of Maus will be available at Maze Branch a month before the discussion. Library book discussions are open to all who are committed to reading and talking about books.

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The Mysterious History of England : Satan in St. Mary's

Bring your lunch and join us in our discussion of Satan in St. Mary's by P. C. Doherty.Set in 1284 during the reign of King Edward I. During a time of a traitorous movement the apparent suicide of a loyal subject raises suspicions and the king demands an investigation. His Chancellor chooses clerk Hugh Corbett who is quickly drawn in to the tangled underworld of London.

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Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction: The Ghost Map

This month's book is The Ghost Map by Steven Johnson. In the London summer of 1854 cholera tore down Broad Street killing 10% of the population in two weeks. Using multidisciplinary thinking, the author illuminates the intertwined histories of the spread of disease, the rise of cities, and the nature of scientific inquiry.

Copies of The Ghost Map will be available at Maze Branch a month before the discussion. Library book discussions are open to all who are committed to reading and talking about books.

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The Mysterious History of England : The Queen's Man

Bring your lunch and join us in our discussion of The Queen's Man by Sharon Kay Penman. Set in 1193 during the reign of Richard Lionheart and under the regency of his mother Eleanor of Aquitaine. With Richard missing and John angling for the throne, Eleanor uses Justin de Quincy to uncover a brutal murderer and to unearth the sinister intrigues by John against her favorite son.

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Truth Is Stranger: Nothing to Envy - RESCHEDULED

Maze Branch Library will be closed due to extreme weather Tuesday, Jan. 28. The Nothing to Envy discussion will take place Thursday, Jan. 30 at 7 pm.

This months' book is Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea by Barbara Demick.Following the lives of six North Koreans over fifteen years, Demick brings to life what it means to be living under the most repressive totalitarian regime in the world today.

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Truth Is Stranger: Nothing to Envy - THIS EVENT IS CANCELED

Maze Branch Library will be closed due to extreme weather predicted Tuesday, Jan. 28. The Nothing to Envy discussion will take place Thursday, Jan. 30 at 7 pm.

This months' book is Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea by Barbara Demick.Following the lives of six North Koreans over fifteen years, Demick brings to life what it means to be living under the most repressive totalitarian regime in the world today.

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Sticks and Skeins

A monthly knitting group for new knitters, experienced knitters and even lapsed knitters. We'll knit, chat and solve the world's problems! Bring your project, and we'll provide the technical support to help you along to completion!

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Sticks and Skeins

A monthly knitting group for new knitters, experienced knitters and even lapsed knitters. We'll knit, chat and solve the world's problems! Bring your project, and we'll provide the technical support to help you along to completion!

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Cosplay 101

Get ready for Con season (C2E2, ACEN, Wizard World) with some Cosplay tips! Learn how to sew your costume, pose, apply special FX makeup and create a prop to complete your character's outfit. If you are a manga, an anime, a movie, or a videogame lover, this is for you! Ages 11+.

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Kids Craft: Bunnies

Ring springtime in by making some adorable bunny rabbit ears! Best for ages 3+.

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