Introducing Tankards & Tomes, HDL’s Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club

Whether you've loved sci-fi since Stranger in a Strange Land are just now looking to get into fantasy, you're invited to Tankards & Tomes, Herrick District Library's new sci-fi and fantasy book club. Join librarians Jake and Annaka at the Tulip City Brewstillery (430 W 17th St Suite 27, Holland, MI 49423) once a month this summer to chat all things sci-fi and fantasy. 

Wednesday, June 14 @ 7:00pm | Elder Race by Adrian Tchaikovsky
Wednesday, July 26 @ 7:00pm | The Kaiju Preservation Society by John Scalzi
Wednesday, August 16 @ 7:00pm | Book TBD

To get this thing kicked off right, we welcomed internally acclaimed author Adrian Tchaikovsky to a virtual event on June 17. Tchaikovsky is the author of the Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning Children of Time and over 30 sci-fi and fantasy novels. His most recent book, City of Last Chances, won the 2023 British Science Fiction Award for best novel. Check out the video of our conversation!

We discussed his 2021 book Elder Race at our inaugural meeting of Tankards & Tomes. (Books for future months will be chosen by attendees.)

Ask for a copy of The Kaiju Preservation Society at the library and join us to discuss it on July 26!

See you there!