Issue June 19, 2007

Book Listings

June 20, 10 a.m.: Book Discussion — “Holes” by Louis Sachar, Louisville Free Public Library, Jeffersontown, 10635 Watterson Trl., 267-5713.

 • June 21, 7 p.m.: Brian Leung — The U of L creative writing teacher reads from his first novel, “Lost Men,” Carmichael’s Bookstore, 2720 Frankfort Ave., 896-6950.
 • June 21, 11 a.m.: Book Discussion — “Time Travelers Wife” by Audrey Niffenegger, Louisville Free Public Library, St. Matthews/Eline, 3940 Grandview Ave., 574-1771.
 • June 21, 7 p.m.: Modern Novel Reading Group — “Redeeming Love,” by Francine Rivers, Barnes and Noble Booksellers, 801 S. Hurstbourne Pkwy., 426-0255.
• June 21, 2 p.m.: Book Discussion — “Splendid Solution: Jonas Salk and the Conquest of Polio” by Jeffery Kluger, Louisville Free Public Library, Western Branch, 604 S. Tenth St., 574-1779.
 • June 23, 2:30 p.m.: Fred Smock — Bellarmine University poet-in-residence reads from his latest work, “Pax Intrantibus: A Meditation on the Poetry of Thomas Merton,” Carmichael’s Bookstore, 2720 Frankfort Ave., 896-6950.
 • June 23, 2 p.m.: William Levy — Local author and illustrator will read from his latest works, A Reader’s Corner Bookstore, 138 Breckenridge Ln., 897-5578.
 • June 25, 6 p.m.: Book Discussion — “The Giver” by Lois Lowry, Louisville Free Public Library, Fairdale, 10616 W. Manslick Rd., 375-2051.
 • June 26, 7 p.m.: Science Fiction/Fantasy Reading Group — “In Learning the World,” by Ken MacLeod, Barnes and Noble Booksellers, 801 S. Hurstbourne Pkwy., 426-0255.
 • June 26, 6 p.m.: Book Discussion — “Holler if You Hear Me: Searching for Tupac Shakur” by Michael Eric Dyson, Louisville Free Public Library, Bon Air, 2816 Del Rio Pl., 574-1795.
 • July 3, 6:45 p.m.: Mystery Reading Group — “A Study of Scarlet,” a Sherlock Holmes work by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Barnes and Noble Booksellers, 801 S. Hurstbourne Pkwy., 426-0255.
 • July 14, 4 p.m.: Patrie Davis — Reads from her new release “Mystic Desert,” joined by other authors reading from their work, Destinations Booksellers, 604 E. Spring St., New Albany, (812) 944-5116.
• July 16, 7 p.m.: Julia Glass — Reads from and signs her novel “The Whole World Over,” Carmichael’s Bookstore, 2720 Frankfort Ave., 896-6950.
 • July 17, 7:30 p.m.: Dining Book Group — Discussion of “Devil in the White City,” by Erik Larson, Destinations Booksellers, 604 E. Spring St., New Albany, (812) 944-5116.
 • July 20, 10:30 p.m.: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows — Release party for the seventh Harry Potter book, includes games, food, prizes and live owls leading up to the sale of the book at midnight, both Carmichael’s Bookstore locations (2720 Frankfort Ave., 896-6950; 1295 Bardstown Rd., 456-6950).
 • July 28, 7:30 p.m.: Harry and the Potters — Concert with opener Draco and the Malfoys, Clifton Center, 2117 Payne St., $7 adults, $3 children under 12, 896-6950.