Durhamites between the ages of 21 and 40 are invited to discuss cutting edge literature and to enjoy a beer AT THE SAME TIME! This group is sponsored by Durham County Library and hosted by two ACTUAL LIBRARIANS.

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Welcome, Durham Book Readers!

Recent Meetups

  • February 23 · 8:00 PM

    This is How You Lose Her Junot Diaz

    6 Book Readers

    BookList:/* Starred Review */ Dîaz continues to keep company with his alter ego, Yunior, a Dominican turned New Jerseyan, in his second short story collection. Drown (... Learn more
  • January 26 · 8:00 PM

    Parasite Rex

    5 Book Readers

    Amazon.com Review: Many books provoke a visceral reaction, but few really make you itch. Science writer Carl Zimmer's Parasite Rex does just that, provoking a... Learn more
  • December 8, 2014 · 8:00 PM

    Show & Tell

    6 Book Readers

    Last night, genteXters requested a December meeting to talk about what books everyone's reading. So, come on down to an unstructured (or, more unstructured than normal)... Learn more
  • October 27, 2014 · 8:00 PM

    The Maid's Version

    8 Book Readers

    Amazon.com Review: An Amazon Best Book of the Month, September 2013 (also a Big Fall Books Preview 2013 selection): From the opening line--"She frightened me at every... Learn more
  • September 29, 2014 · 8:00 PM


    7 Book Readers

    This is the Durham Reads Together book for October, 2014. There will be many book discussions, events, and Representative Lewis will be coming to Durham to speak.... Learn more
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