Book Discussions/Events

Book discussion, author talks, Friend's book sales, Foundation events that are free and open to public.

Diary of a Traveling Hedgehog

Hope Silver (Russian author) and Julia Kosivchuk (Ukrainian illustrator) present, Diary of a Traveling Hedgehog, a story about the humorous and wondrous adventures of a little Hedgehog who decides it's time he saw more of the world.

Please join us for this interactive storytelling experience. Virtual meet & greet with the authors after the program. Hedgehogs of all ages are welcome. Good mood provided for all!

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Children's Author Talk: Bonnie Tsui, author of Sarah and the Big Wave

Have you ever seen a big wave? I mean a really, really huge wave? One that is as big as a two-story house, or 2 two-story houses, or even bigger than that?!

Author Bonnie Tsui joins us in this virtual event to talk about her children's picture book, Sarah and the Big Wave, about the first woman to surf the huge waves at Northern California's Mavericks Surf Competition. 

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BPL Book Club

This online book group will discuss recent literary fiction books, on the last Tuesday of the month.

June 29: The Library Book by Susan Orlean

All sessions meet at 2pm

The discussion will take place over Zoom and include 15 participants with a waitlist.

Participants can pick up a free bundle of all three books (to keep!) at the Central Library, once registered. You will receive an email from Berkeley Public Library when you are registered, otherwise you will be placed on a waitlist.

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BPL Book Club

This online book group will discuss recent literary fiction books, on the last Tuesday of the month.

May 25: A River of Stars by Vanessa Hua

June 29: The Library Book by Susan Orlean

All sessions meet at 2pm

The discussion will take place over Zoom and include 15 participants with a waitlist.

Participants can pick up a free bundle of all three books (to keep!) at the Central Library, once registered. You will receive an email from Berkeley Public Library when you are registered, otherwise you will be placed on a waitlist.

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