Noteworthy Reads

Noteworthy Reads Book Club: The Power of One

Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join our discussion of The Power of One, by Bryce Courtenay.

In 1939, as Hitler casts his shadow across the world, the seeds of apartheid take root in South Africa. There, a boy called Peekay is born. His childhood is marked by humiliation and abandonment, yet he vows to survive and conceives heroic dreams–which are nothing compared to what life actually has in store for him.

Noteworthy Reads Book Club: Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiary

Location: Main Library Meeting Room C
Date: Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join our discussion of "Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiary" by David Sedaris.

Featuring David Sedaris's unique blend of hilarity and heart, this new illustrated collection of animal-themed tales is an utter delight. Though the characters may not be human, the situations in these stories bear an uncanny resemblance to the insanity of everyday life.

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