Shirlington is a literary community!
We had a great meeting this past Saturday morning at Shirlington welcoming new members and choosing upcoming books to read & discuss.
The book club meets on the third Saturday of every month at 9am in the Robeson Room. Always open to new members! Support your local, independent bookstore and purchase your books from Busboys and Poets Books at Shirlington!
Upcoming books and meetings:
August 17, 2013
: “The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao” by Junot Diaz
Chapter 1 of “A People’s History of the United States” by Howard Zinn
September 21, 2013
: “The Other Wes Moore” by Wes Moore
Chapter 2 of “A People’s History of the United States” by Howard Zinn
October 19, 2013
: “What It Was” by George Pelecanos
Chapter 3 of “A People’s History of the United States” by Howard Zinn
We also have a book club at Hyattsville that meets on the last Saturday of every month at 9am in the Zinn Room.