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Library Hosts Booklovers Social February 22
Posted Date: 2/19/2017 3:00 PM
The Greensboro Public Library hosts its 8th annual Booklovers Social from 6:30-8:30 pm on Wednesday, February 22 at the Central Library, 219 N. Church St. This year’s featured author Quinn Dalton discusses her latest novel Midnight Bowling.

The Booklovers Social offers bibliophiles the chance to connect with fellow booklovers. New and established book clubs will be on hand to welcome new members. There will be door prizes, food, and music, and participants will also get the chance to vote for their favorite books of 2016, as well as books to read for 2017.

Dalton’s book, Midnight Bowling, uses the backdrop of bowling that was working-class America’s favorite sport, but on the decline in the 1970s and ‘80s. She tells the story of a young standout bowler who is faced with the challenges of transitioning into adulthood as she uncovers the complicated lives of the adults around her. Dalton received her master's in fine arts from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and is the author of the novel High Strung, as well as two short story collections, Bulletproof Girl and Stories from the Afterlife.

This event is free and open to the public.

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