HCC Library Book Club -- Summer Series
(This event is free and all members of the community are welcome!)
The next best thing to reading a good book is talking about it! And it is even better with a free luncheon! If you agree, please join us. The last book of our summer book club series is A Dog's Purpose by author, W. Bruce Cameron. The books are now available for check out at the circulation desk.
About the Book:
This is the remarkable story of one endearing dog's search for his purpose over the course of several lives. More than just another charming dog story, A Dog's Purpose touches on the universal quest for an answer to life's most basic question: Why are we here?
Surprised to find himself reborn as a rambunctious golden-haired puppy after a tragically short life as a stray mutt, Bailey's search for his new life's meaning leads him into the loving arms of 8-year-old Ethan. During their countless adventures Bailey joyously discovers how to be a good dog.
But this life as a beloved family pet is not the end of Bailey's journey. Reborn as a puppy yet again, Bailey wonders-will he ever find his purpose?
Heartwarming, insightful, and often laugh-out-loud funny, A Dog's Purpose is not only the emotional and hilarious story of a dog's many lives, but also a dog's-eye commentary on human relationships and the unbreakable bonds between man and man's best friend. This moving and beautifully crafted story teaches us that love never dies, that our true friends are always with us, and that every creature on earth is born with a purpose.
When: Monday, August 10, 2015
Where: Library DON 303 (group study room, off of the reference room)
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Refreshment: Summer Wrap Party: Turkey, Apple, Cranberry and Curry Wrap; Ham, Cheddar and Honey Mustard Wrap; Hummus, Feta and Cucumber Wrap; Apple Coleslaw; Quinoa, Corn and Black Bean Salad; Chocolate Crinkle Whoopie Pie
Moderated by: Lisa Lipshires
Please RSVP to ensure we order enough food: firstname.lastname@example.org
Books are available at the Circulation Desk with your HCC ID.
For further information and/or to RSVP, please contact: Jennifer Adams at email@example.com.