The Jane Austen Book club is reading Margaret Maron this year. She's a North Carolina native whose first novel, "Bootlegger's Daughter" won every major mystery award for best first novel. That book was the first to feature Deborah Knott, whose colorful Daddy was a bootlegger. Deborah is an attorney who decides to take a stand against "mean-minded judicial pettiness" and take on the Old Boy's Club by running for a retiring judge's seat.
You've heard of speed dating, well, now you can try speed booking--the fastest and most fun way to hear about great books! Jackson's Carnegie Branch invites you to join other book enthusiasts in the McIntyre Room on Monday evening, June 4th, at 7 pm for refreshments and fun times sharing about books. Please register at the Reference Desk.