The Literary Society of the Desert is a non-profit organization promoting literacy and the love of reading through presentations by (and discussions with) leading authors as well as promoting literacy, writing skills, and the love of reading in the community.
Guest Author, Hannah Pittard
Guest Author, Michelle Dean
Guest Author, Keith O'Brien
LITERARY SOCIETY OF THE DESERT 2019 LUNCHEON SEASON
Thursday, January 24
12 noon, Thunderbird Country Club
Hannah Pittard, VISIBLE EMPIRE
Tuesday, February 19
12 noon, Indian Wells Country Club
Christina Lynch, THE ITALIAN PARTY
Wednesday, March 20
12 noon, Toscana Country Club
Michelle Dean, SHARP
Wednesday, April 17
12 noon, La Quinta Country Club
Whitney Scharer, THE AGE OF LIGHT
Thursday, May 9
12 noon, The Vintage Club
Keith O'Brien, FLY GIRLS
Guest Author, Christina Lynch
LSD Assistant Elaine Eldred (left) and Founding Sponsor Sis Jackson
We bring world-renowned authors to the desert where they speak to our members at elegant luncheon venues.
Members attending the luncheon receive a copy of the speaker’s book.
Students from area schools meet privately with the author and dine as our guests.