Books Sandwiched In Begins a New Season August 2

Bayoumi_9780143115410The Friends’ book discussion group Books Sandwiched In is beginning a new season August 2.  A variety of participant volunteers lead specific discussions.  The group meets on first Wednesdays from 11:30 to 12:30 usually in room C (check the Friends calendar for any changes).  The Library has multiple copies of these books for borrowing.  All are welcome–bring a sandwich if you wish.

Aug 2, 2017   How Does It Feel to Be a Problem? Being Young and Arab in America by Moustafa Bayoumi – Freshman Read
Sept 6    Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank– Banned Books Week
Oct 4    A Man Called Ove by Fredrick Backman
Nov 1    The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbert
Dec 6    Galileo’s Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love by Dava Sobel
Jan    No meeting
Feb 7, 2018    Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East by Scott Anderson
Mar 7  Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf
Apr 4    Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of The Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterely
May 2     The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
June 6   The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman

The events calendar listings have a brief summary for each book.