de Grummond Book Group May Meeting

The next meeting for the de Grummond Book Group will take place on Thursday, May 15, 2014 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Each month, the group meets to discuss influential works in children’s and young adult literature. The May meeting will feature the works of author and illustrator Kevin Henkes, specifically his Newbery Honor Award winning Olive’s Ocean, as well as some of his picture story books.

The de Grummond Book Group meets on the third Thursday of each month from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the de Grummond Exhibit Room on the second floor of Cook Library. Adults interested in reading and discussing children’s literature are welcome.

For more information about the de Grummond Book Group, contact Ellen Ruffin at or 601.266.6543. You can subscribe to the group’s listserve here.