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...

TASTE by Stanley Tucci (2021)

March 2022 Stanley Tucci is an actor, director, producer, and writer whom you’ve probably seen in many movies. Most recently, he’s known as a lover and promoter of fresh Italian food in his CNN 6-episode show “Searching for Italy.” In it, he travelled to various parts...

CLOUD CUCKOO LAND by Anthony Doerr (2021)

January 2022 Some of you have read Anthony Doerr’s popular bestseller All the Light We Cannot See, liked it very much, and looked forward to his next book. After a 4.5-year wait, you’ll be happy to know that his new bestselling book, Cloud Cuckoo Land, is even more...

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...