Meet the Author Series
The series continues with Karen Joy Fowler who is the author of six novels and three short story collections. The Jane Austen Book Club spent thirteen weeks on the New York Times bestsellers list. Fowler's most recent novel, We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves was a finalist for the 2014 Man Booker Prize. Several of her other books have received prestigious awards and praise.
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Visit the library and enjoy our convenient and congenial facilities.
Porter Memorial Library is operated by volunteers and provides services to communities in the Soquel California area. The library, located at 3050 Porter Avenue, phone (831) 475-3326, is open to the public each week day from noon until 4 PM and on Saturday from 10 AM until 2 PM.
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The Porter Library book collection includes a selection of recent popular and best seller books. These are listed here on the web site - CLICK_HERE to see a listing of them.The library also has a growing collection of DVDs you can click to see a list of available titles.
In addition to having a good collection of books and providing a pleasant place to read or study, a series of talks by local authors is featured each Spring. Check our EVENTS section for details about lecture series. Keep checking here for information about our 2014 series.