Event box

Grub Book Club

Grub Book Club In-Person

Register for our teen book club (ages 13-18) and then pick up a copy of the book at the Youth Services Desk. Attend the event and you will:

  • Discuss The Initial Insult by Mindy McGinnis
  • Chat about what else you have been reading
  • Complete an activity based on the book
  • Enjoy food inspired by the book
  • Choose a free book to take home

Summary: When her parents disappeared seven years ago while driving her best friend home, Tress lost everything. The entire town shuns her now that she lives with her drunken, one-eyed grandfather at what locals refer to as the “White Trash Zoo.”

Felicity Turnado has it all: looks, money, and a secret. Felicity has buried what she knows so deeply that she can't even remember what it is. . . only that she can't look at Tress without feeling shame and guilt.

But Tress has a plan. A Halloween costume party at an abandoned house provides the ideal situation for Tress to pry the truth from Felicity—brick by brick—as she slowly seals her former best friend into a coal chute. Tress will have her answers from her—or settle for revenge.

Tuesday, November 29, 2022
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Time Zone:
Pacific Time - US & Canada (change)
Turrentine Room
  Book Clubs  

Registration is required. There are 9 seats available.