Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club: A Lot Like Christmas

    Love phenomenal fantasy, dystopian futures, and everything in-between? So do we! Join us as we discuss A Lot Like Christmas, by Connie Willis. This new, expanded edition of Miracle and Other Christmas Stories features twelve brilliantly reimagined holiday tales, five of which are collected here for the first time. Christmas comes but once a year, yet the stories in this dazzling collection are fun to read anytime. They put a speculative spin on the holiday, giving fans of acclaimed author Connie Willis a welcome gift and a dozen reasons to be of good cheer. Brimming with Willis’s trademark…

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Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club: A Lot Like Christmas

    Love phenomenal fantasy, dystopian futures, and everything in-between? So do we! Join us as we discuss A Lot Like Christmas, by Connie Willis. This new, expanded edition of Miracle and Other Christmas Stories features twelve brilliantly reimagined holiday tales, five of which are collected here for the first time. Christmas comes but once a year, yet the stories in this dazzling collection are fun to read anytime. They put a speculative spin on the holiday, giving fans of acclaimed author Connie Willis a welcome gift and a dozen reasons to be of good cheer. Brimming with Willis’s trademark…

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Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club: Fahrenheit 451

  Love phenomenal fantasy, dystopian futures, and everything in-between? So do we! Join us as we discuss Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury. Fahrenheit 451 is the temperature at which book paper burns. A short novel set in the (perhaps near) future when “firemen” burn books forbidden by the totalitarian “brave new world” regime. The hero, according to Mr. Bradbury, is “a book burner who suddenly discovers that books are flesh and blood ideas and cry out silently when put to the torch.” Today, when libraries and schools are still “burning” certain books, Fahrenheit 451 is a work of even greater…

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Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club: Fahrenheit 451

  Love phenomenal fantasy, dystopian futures, and everything in-between? So do we! Join us as we discuss Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury. Fahrenheit 451 is the temperature at which book paper burns. A short novel set in the (perhaps near) future when “firemen” burn books forbidden by the totalitarian “brave new world” regime. The hero, according to Mr. Bradbury, is “a book burner who suddenly discovers that books are flesh and blood ideas and cry out silently when put to the torch.” Today, when libraries and schools are still “burning” certain books, Fahrenheit 451 is a work of even greater…

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Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club: The Haunting of Tram Car 015

Return to the historical fantasy universe of “A Dead Djinn in Cairo”, with this otherworldly adventure novella. Finalist for the 2020 Hugo Award, Finalist for the 2020 Nebula Award, and Finalist for the 2020 Locus Award Cairo. The case started as a simple one for the Ministry of Alchemy, Enchantments and Supernatural Entities — handling a possessed tram car. Soon, however, Agent Hamed Nasr and his new partner Agent Onsi Youssef are exposed to a new side of Cairo stirring with suffragettes, secret societies, and sentient automatons in a race against time to protect the city from an encroaching danger that crosses the line between the magical and the mundane.

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Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club: The Haunting of Tram Car 015

Return to the historical fantasy universe of “A Dead Djinn in Cairo”, with this otherworldly adventure novella. Finalist for the 2020 Hugo Award, Finalist for the 2020 Nebula Award, and Finalist for the 2020 Locus Award Cairo. The case started as a simple one for the Ministry of Alchemy, Enchantments and Supernatural Entities — handling a possessed tram car. Soon, however, Agent Hamed Nasr and his new partner Agent Onsi Youssef are exposed to a new side of Cairo stirring with suffragettes, secret societies, and sentient automatons in a race against time to protect the city from an encroaching danger that crosses the line between the magical and the mundane.

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Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club: All Systems Red

One of the Verge’s Best Books of 2017. A New York Times and USA Today Bestseller. A murderous android discovers itself in All Systems Red , a tense science fiction adventure by Martha Wells that interrogates the roots of consciousness through Artificial Intelligence.

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Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club: All Systems Red

One of the Verge’s Best Books of 2017. New York Times and USA Today Bestseller. A murderous android discovers itself in All Systems Red, a tense science fiction adventure by Martha Wells that interrogates the roots of consciousness through Artificial Intelligence.

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Virtual Book Club

Introducing Loveland Public Library’s virtual book club! Now’s your chance to discuss bestsellers or popular hits among peers. Join us for a virtual book club utilizing Zoom video conference software. Your participation can be live audio only or live audio/video combined. For video meeting, all you need is a smartphone or laptop with wireless internet connection and audio (and/or video) capabilities. For audio only, you can call in using just your regular phone and be connected to the book club. What Have You Been Reading? BYOB (Bring Your Own Book)- Thursday April 9 Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer –…

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Virtual Book Club: A Gentleman in Moscow

Introducing Loveland Public Library’s SECOND virtual book club! How many of you have read A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles? Now’s your chance to discuss the book among peers! 7pm on Thursday, April 2, 2020 7PM Join us for a virtual book club utilizing Zoom video conference software! Your participation can be live audio only or live audio/video combined. For video meeting, all you need is a smartphone or laptop with wireless internet connection and audio (and/or video) capabilities. For audio only, you can call in using just your regular phone and be connected to the book club. For…

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