In Growing Up, Russell Baker poignantly captures his years of growing up during the harsh years of the Great Depression. Yet among the harshness, there are moments of joy. And above all, there is his mother, Lucy Elizabeth, determined that her children make something of themselves. Please join us to discuss this Pulitzer-winning, and heart-rending book. Room 220.
Join us for a thought- provoking discussion of a recent work of literary fiction. In May let's read The Bees by Laline Paull. It's a novel about bees!
We are excited that May's discussion will be held at the brand new East City Bookshop at 645 Pennsylvania Avenue SE.
If you love listening to audiobooks or talking books, meet up with The Talking Book Club. We meet every 3rd Thursday of the month 11am until 1pm to discuss fiction or nonfiction books that spark our interest and good conversation! To get more information and know what we are reading next, call 202-727-2142.
You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Book Discussion on Sat., April 30 at 1 p.m. Copies of this month's selection, So You've Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson, are available for checkout at the information desk.
You are cordially invited to the next meeting of the Moveable Feast Classics Book Club. We will be discussing Summer, by Edith Wharton, at Palisades Library on Tuesday, May 3, at 1 p.m. Please join us.