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Read St. Louis is a community-wide initiative developed by the St. Louis area library systems to encourage St. Louisans to read and discuss great books.

 

Events Calendar:

Ally Condie
Wednesday, April 13, 7:00 p.m.
St. Charles City-County Library
Spencer Road Branch Library
427 Spencer Road, St. Peters, MO 63376

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Sherman Alexie
Sunday, May 15, 6:00 p.m.
St. Louis County Library, Headquarters
1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63131


Jane Smiley
Monday, June 27, 7:00 p.m.
St. Louis County Library, Headquarters
1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63131


Andrew Gross
Thursday, August 25, 7:00 p.m.
St. Charles City-County Library
Spencer Road Branch Library
427 Spencer Road, St. Peters, MO 63376

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Candice Millard
Thursday, September 29, 7:00 p.m.
St. Louis County Library, Headquarters
1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63131


 

 

 

 

 

St. Louis County Library events do not require advance registration. Seating is first come, first served.

Early arrival is recommended.

This Year's Authors:

 
Ally Condie

Young Readers’ Fiction:
Ally Condie,
"Summerlost"

Author of the internationally bestselling
sci-fi “Matched” series, Ally Condie presents a tender and compelling contemporary novel for young readers about facing grief...
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Sherman Alexie

Children’s Fiction:
Sherman Alexie,
"Thunder Boy, Jr."

National Book Award-winning children’s book author Sherman Alexie celebrates the special relationship between father and son. Thunder Boy Jr. wants a name ...
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Jane Smiley

Distinguished Literary Achievement:
Jane Smiley,
"Golden Age"

Celebrated novelist Jane Smiley presents the much-anticipated final volume of her acclaimed American trilogy—a richly absorbing new novel that brings the remarkable Langdon family into our present times...
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Andrew Gross

Mystery:
Andrew Gross,
"The One Man"

New York Times bestselling suspense author Andrew Gross presents "The One Man," a deeply affecting journey through a landscape at times horrifyingly familiar and completely compelling. This historical thriller captures the lingering horrors of World War II and...
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Candice Millard

History:
Candice Millard,
"Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill"

New York Times bestselling author of “Destiny of the Republic” and “The River of Doubt,” historian Candice Millard presents...
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