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The Book Squad Podcast: Ep 01, 02

The Book Squad Podcast

a collaboration with AudioReader.

Once a month, the librarians are in, with their favorite recommendations, a toe-to-toe discussion on a book or topic, as well as news from the book world and bookish-Lawrence. Listen to the latest episode:



 

Two Book Minimum:

She Said / She Said:

Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague by Geraldine Brooks

An unforgettable tale of a brave young woman during the plague in 17th century England from the author The Secret Chord and of March, winner of the Pulitzer Prize.

Inspired by the true story of Eyam, a village in the rugged hill country of England, Year of Wonders is a richly detailed evocation of a singular moment in history. Written with stunning emotional intelligence and introducing “an inspiring heroine” (The Wall Street Journal), Brooks blends love and learning, loss and renewal into a spellbinding and unforgettable read.

 

Book Club Speed Dating

Wednesday, November 16th
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Find out more, or see who’s going and invite your book club to join here!

Call 843-3833 or contact Polli to RSVP: pkenn@lawrencepubliclibrary.org

 

Other news

The Carnegie Fiction Shortlist announced!

The Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction and the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction were established in 2012 to recognize the best fiction and nonfiction books for adult readers published in the U.S. the previous year.  Read more

 

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