September 15, 2014

Southwest Book Club Meets September 16

out_of_order.jpg Join the Southwest Book Club this month to discuss Sandra Day O'Connor's book, Out of Order: Stories from the Supreme Court. The former Supreme Court justice shares stories about the history and evolution of the Supreme Court that traces the roles of key contributors while sharing the events behind important transformations.

Anyone age 18 or older is welcome to attend. The book club meets monthly at the Southwest Branch Library. No registration needed. For more information, please call 407.835.7323 or email southwest@ocls.info.

Tuesday, September 16
7:00 p.m.
Southwest Library Meeting Room

Discussion Questions
If you are unable to attend the meeting or you would like to join our discussion, you can share your thoughts or respond to the discussion questions below. Simply click "Comments" located at the bottom of this post. Join the discussion!

1. Do you agree or disagree with publisher's hype regarding Out of Order as a "rare glimpse into the Supreme Court's inner workings"? Did it live up to your expectations? Why or why not?

2. What alternative title would you give this book based on your experience reading it?

3. What did you know about the subject prior to reading this book? How has this book changed or enhanced your view of the subject?


August 28, 2014

Southwest Book Club- Here's What We're Reading in September

The Southwest Book Cub's selection for September is Out of Order: Stories from the Supreme Court by Sandra Day O' Conner.

It's available in the following formats: regular print, book on CD, downloadable audiobook, and an eBook. To check out or reserve a copy in one of these formats, go to the title listing in the library catalog. You will need a Orange County Library System library card to check out or reserve books.

Read a sample:

Our next meeting is Tuesday, September 16 at 7:00 p.m. at the Southwest Branch Library. See you there!