Last Tuesday of every month
Tues, July 26 @ 6:00 pm
Looking for a fun way to enjoy books and meet new people? Join our book club!
NONFICTION // In 1952, after suffering defeat at the Helsinki Olympics, three world-class runners each set out to achieve the impossible — the perfect four-minute mile. Spanning three continents and defying the odds, their collective inspiring quest captivated the world and stole headlines.
Educated: A Memoir ⇗ by Tara Westover (also in e-book ⇗ and e-audiobook ⇗)
NONFICTION // Raised by survivalist extremists, Tara finally steps foot into her first public school at age 17. Through her quest for knowledge, her world expands dramatically. Torn between family and independence lies the question: How much must she betray them to grow up?
Black Cake ⇗ by Charmaine Wilkerson (also in e-book ⇗ and e-audiobook ⇗)
FICTION // Two estranged siblings delve into their mother’s hidden past—and how it all connects to her traditional Caribbean black cake—in this immersive character-driven family saga of how the inheritance of betrayals, secrets, memories, and even names can shape relationships and history.
Anxious People ⇗ by Fredrik Backman (also in e-book ⇗ and CD audiobook ⇗)
FICTION // A charming, poignant novel about a crime that never took place, a would-be bank robber who disappears into thin air, and eight extremely anxious strangers who find they have more in common than they ever imagined.
No meeting this month
Light Years from Home ⇗ by Mike Chen
SCIENCE FICTION // When their brother who has been missing for fifteen years suddenly returns, changed, Evie and Kass Shao must cast aside their differences to hide him from the FBI and an entire alien army who are in fast pursuit.
Project Hail Mary ⇗ by Andy Weir (also in e-book ⇗)
SCIENCE FICTION // Cinematic thriller full of suspense, humor, and fascinating science -- Ryland is sent to the far reaches of space to conquer an extinction-level threat to our species, and thanks to an unexpected ally, he just might have a chance.