Preston Royal Book Club

North Dallas

A Book Discussion Club
Sponsored by the Preston Royal Library
in association with the Hillcrest Forest Neighborhood Association

Everyone is welcome to join us to discuss the books the members have chosen to read.  Please read the scheduled book before the meeting so that you can join in our discussion!

6:30 p.m., 4th Wednesday each month except
November & December**

Meetings may be by Zoom due to the pandemic.
Preston Royal Library Auditorium
5626 Royal Lane

Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020, 6:30 PM

The Things They Carried by Tom O’Brien


Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020, 6:30 PM

“Can You Say . . . Hero?"

By Tom Junod,

Esquire Magazine, November 1998

“My Friend Mister Rogers,”

by Tom Junod,

The Atlantic, December 2019


Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021, 6:30 PM

Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021, 6:30 PM

Code Name: Lise, The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII’s Most Highly Decorated Spy

By Larry Loftis


Wednesday, March 24, 2021, 6:30 PM

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas


 Wednesday, April 28, 2021, 6:30 PM

Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right

By Arlie Russell Hochschild


Wednesday, May 26, 2021, 6:30 PM

Kindred by Octavia E. Butler


Wednesday, June 23, 2021, 6:30 PM

How to be an Anti-Racist by Ibram X. Kendi


Wednesday, July 28, 2021, 6:30 pm

The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson

Wednesday, August 25, 2021, 6:30 pm

Know My Name: A Memoir by Chanel Miller

Please see a librarian to reserve a book to read in preparation for our discussion.  If you have questions, please contact the Preston Royal Library at 214-670-7128.


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** Dates usually change in November & December,
to minimize interfering with holidays.