Program Description: The book group will discuss 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus by Charles C. Mann. The New York Times Book Review stated of 1491: “Marvelous. . . . A sweeping portrait of human life in the Americas before the arrival of Columbus. . . . A remarkably engaging writer.”
Date/Time: Thursday, July 19, 6 – 8pm Continue reading
Our new nonfiction book group has decided to discuss Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond at their next meeting, April 5, 6-7:30pm.
In Evicted, Princeton sociologist and MacArthur “Genius” Grant Fellow Matthew Desmond follows eight families in Milwaukee as they struggle to keep a roof over their heads.
The book is available to borrow in print, ebook, and on CD through the library. To reserve a copy, visit the online catalog, call or stop by the main desk at the library. Continue reading