Virtual Non-Fiction Book Group August Selection

Program Description: Our Nonfiction Book Group will discuss The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbert. This book is available for borrowing through the Mid-Hudson Library System. Library cardholders may also borrow ebooks and audiobooks through OverDrive.

Date/Time: Monday, August 31, 6-7:30pm (via Zoom)

Registration: To register for this book group, email

The Nonfiction Book Group meets monthly on Mondays, 6-7:30pm. The group is facilitated by library Board President Mark Orton.

In its review of the Pulitzer Prize Winning book, the Guardian says that Kolbert “offers well-composed snapshots of history, theory and observation that will fascinate, enlighten and appal many readers.”