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Book Club in a Bar

Join us on December 1st at 6:00pm at (bar location TBA) to discuss this month's selection, Local Woman Missing by Mary Kubica. 

*There is no meeting in November due to Thanksgiving*

Local Woman Missing: A Novel of Domestic Suspense By Mary Kubica Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780778311669
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(This book cannot be returned.)
Published: Park Row - November 2nd, 2021

New York Times Bestseller

"Dark and twisty, with white-knuckle tension and jaw-dropping surprises." --Riley Sager, New York Times bestselling author of Home Before Dark


The Learned Owl Book Club discusses Unsettled Ground [11/08]

Join us on November 8th as we discuss Unsettled Ground by Claire Fuller. The discussion will commence at 5:30pm. Please note this meeting will be held on Zoom! If you'd like to join the Zoom meeting, please email Carol at bookclubs@learnedowl.com.

Unsettled Ground By Claire Fuller Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781953534170
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Published: Tin House Books - April 26th, 2022

Winner of the 2021 Costa Novel Award

Finalist for the Women's Prize in Fiction

Named a Best Book of the Month by Entertainment Weekly, PopSugar, Bustle, Chicago Review of Books, PureWow, a Best Book of Summer by Daily Beast and one of Good Housekeeping's Best Books of 2021


History Book Club - Vietnam War [2/27]

February's history book club will be discussing the Vietnam War on Monday February 27th at 6:30. 

Currently the location of the meeting has not been decided but will be posted here and sent to the email list when it is known. 

Join the history book club email list by sending an email to drjoebooks@gmail.com. 

Zoom links are available for those unable to attend in person meetings.

History Book Club - Russian Czars [1/30]

January's history book club will be discussing Russian Czars on January 29th. 

Pick any book on the topic and share your thoughts.

The location is not yet decided but will be updated here and in the email list when it is known. 

Join the history book club email list by sending an email to drjoebooks@gmail.com. 

Zoom links are available for those unable to attend in person meetings. 

Bill Rapp at The Learned Owl [12/4]

Join us as we welcome a yearly local favorite, Bill Rapp to The Learned Owl on Sunday December 4th from 1-3pm. Bill will be signing a number of mystery books he has written and discussing his May 2023 release A Turkish Triangle.

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A Turkish Triangle By Bill Rapp Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781684920792
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Published: Coffeetown Press - May 9th, 2023

CIA officer Karl Baier is sent to Turkey to uncover the reasons behind the recent deaths of three Soviet assets at the height of the Cuban missile crisis. He discovers, however, that the three deaths are only the beginning.


History Book Club - William McKinley [11/28]

November's history book club will be discussing President William McKinley on Monday November 28th at 6:30. 

Currently the location of the meeting has not been decided but will be posted here and sent to the email list when it is known. 

Join the history book club email list by sending an email to drjoebooks@gmail.com. 

Zoom links are available for those unable to attend in person meetings. 

History Book Club - NASA [9/26]

September's history book club will be discussing the history of NASA on Monday September 26th at 6:30. 

The meeting this month is at the Hudson Library in the Millie T. Bubb study room on the 2nd floor. 

Join the history book club email list by sending an email to drjoebooks@gmail.com. 

Zoom links are available for those unable to attend in person meetings. 

Children's Author and Illustrator Conference SCBWI [9/16-9/17]

Attention local authors! Are you an author or illustrator of children's books? Or would you like to be but you don't know where to start? Register below to join Ohio's Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators for their conference in September: 

This year’s conference will feature craft-focused intensives, breakout sessions, inspiring keynote speakers, insightful panelists, critiques, portfolio reviews, an art show, and (most importantly) time together!

VIRTUAL State of Mind: Hudson Community read - Attached [10/2-10/4]

Join State of Mind: Hudson in a community read of Attached by Amir Levine and Rachel Heller. 

Receive a 20% discount by purchasing the book through The Learned Owl website with the code ATTACHED20

*this is a virtual event, see below for links to sign up

About this event:

Attached: The New Science of Adult Attachment and How It Can Help You Find--and Keep--Love By Amir Levine, Rachel Heller Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781585429134
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Published: TarcherPerigee - January 5th, 2012

“Over a decade after its publication, one book on dating has people firmly in its grip.”
The New York Times


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