Book Club

Georgetown Library

Book Club

front cover of Half Broke HorsesIn 2005, Jeannette Walls' The Glass Castle stayed on the New York Times bestseller list for over 100 weeks. The memoir concerns her unconventional upbringing, which took place all over the country, from the deserts of Arizona to a coal town in West Virginia. 

Last year, Walls published a new story, Half Broke Horses, which tells a fictionalized version of her grandmother's life as a cowgirl, flapper and landowner in Texas.  If you've read (or plan to read) either of these books, come join us in a casual discussion of them on Thursday, December 16, at 7:30 p.m.