Senior Book Break June 2021

Subject:  Exploration & Discovery   Chronicle of the Narváez Expedition by Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca This book is the chronicle of a Spanish nobleman in 1528 to 1536 from Florida through Louisiana and Texas to California in search of treasure. This exploration...

Senior Book Break – May 2021

Subject: Women The Mystery of Mrs. Christie by Marie Benedict Who knew that Agatha Christie, famous British mystery writer known for the infamous Mrs. Marple Mysteries, mysteriously disappeared for 11 days? This caused a small sensation and headlines but was never...

Senior Book Break: July 2020

Our discussions this month concerned how fictionalized histories, often based on facts, help us to understand what life was like during often turbulent times. What was life like for the person living then, who perhaps was not a major player in the circumstances, but...

Senior Book Break: March 2020

The topic of March’s Senior Book Break was First Books. The books discussed were: Spider Woman’s Daughter by Anne Hillerman The daughter of Tony Hillerman picks up the mantle after her father’s death in the saga of Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee. Anne brings...