Whether you discovered a love of reading at age 16 or 60, and whether you enjoy a good love story or a gritty crime novel, Fort Bend County Libraries invites you to share that love of reading with other book lovers at one of Missouri City Branch Library’s book clubs. Four book clubs meet monthly at the library, located at 1530 Texas Parkway, and new members are always welcome.
Love a good love story or a chilling thriller? Members of the Talk Back Book Club meet on the first Saturday of each month to discuss general fiction, beginning at 11:00 am, in the Conference Room. The group will meet on Saturday, January 4, to discuss State of Wonder, a novel written by Ann Patchett.
A book club for men, the “No Sweat Book Club” will meet on Saturday, January 11, beginning at 11:00 am, in the Conference Room. The January book selection will be A Thousand Splendid Suns, a novel written by Khaled Hosseini. This book club meets on the second Saturday of every month. Genres such as thrillers, biographies, and true-adventure stories will be discussed.
If mysteries and crime novels intrigue you, come to the Murder & Mayhem Book Club, which meets on the third Saturday of the month, beginning at 11:00 am, in the Conference Room. The book club will meet on January 18 to discuss Safe From Harm, a Sugar Land mystery by Stephanie Jaye Evans.
The Inky Panels Graphic Novel Book Club is a book club for high school students who enjoy comic books and graphic novels. The group meets on the fourth Monday of every month, at 7:00 pm, in the library’s Conference Room. The book to be discussed on January 27 is Scott Pilgrim, Vol. 1: Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Life, written by Bryan Lee O’Malley.
The book clubs are free and open to the public. For more information, call the branch library at 281-238-2100 or the libraries’ Public Information Office at 281-341-2677.