Non-Fiction Book Group Forming
Join us on the 2nd Thursday of each month in the Meeting Room for stimulating discussion of a variety of non-fiction books.
Meetings are from 10:30am - 12:30pm.
Books are available at the 2nd Floor Reference Desk the month before the meeting.
January 12, 2017
Discuss Henry Beston's THE OUTERMOST HOUSE, a chronicle of a solitary year spent on a Cape Cod beach and a classic of American nature writing.
February 9, 2017
Discuss Dava Sobel's GALILEO'S DAUGHTER, inspired by a long fascination with Galileo, and the by the remarkable surviving letters of his daughter Maria Celeste, a cloistered nun, Sobel has crafted a compelling biography.
March 9, 2017
Discuss Stephen Puleo's DARK TIDE, a depicting a fascinating incident in Boston history: the Great Molasses Flood of 1919.