Senior Book Break — April 2022

Subject: Women Who Have Accomplished Something I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up For Education by Malala Yousafzai Published in 2013 this is the little girl you read about. Malala was born in the Svaat Valley of Northern Pakistan and raised in Afghanistan and...

Senior Book Break March 8, 2022

Subject: Banned Books Our meeting started out with a discussion that lasted the whole meeting. This reader did not think books should be banned, perhaps, unless age related.  Who banned these books?  When did this start?  With a little help from Wikipedia the...

Senior Book Break – February 2022

Subject: American Classics My Antonia by Will Cather This book was published in 1918 and takes place in Nebraska.  It speaks of a time when immigrants came from Europe because life was not good there and there was a promise of free land for those who would work it. It...

Senior Book Break – December 2021

Subject: Discoveries and Inventions   Catching Stardust: Comets, Asteroids and the Birth of the Solar System by Natalie Starkey This is a study of what makes up a planet or cosmic system. Where did it all begin? Extraterrestrial Civilizations by Isaac Asimov Is there...

Senior Book Break – November 2021

November 9, 2021 Subject: Discoveries and Inventions   Ancient Inventions by Peter James and Nick Thorpe This is a doozy of a book.  You can open anywhere and start reading. There is a table of contents if you want to look up something special from brain surgery on...