NONFICTION

Nonfiction book club meets the secord Friday
of every month at 1pm

The general nonfiction book club chooses a variety of titles from biographies and memoirs, to historical stories, to books related to current interests and events. An example of our chosen titles is listed below along with our upcoming picks.

 

2020
On January 10th we will discuss Born A Crime by Trevor Noah.
On February 14th we will discuss Running with Sherman: The Donkey with the Heary of a Hero by Christopher McDougall.

2019
On January 11th we will discuss The Library Book by Susan Orlean.
On February 8th we will discuss The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers by Maxwell King.
On March 8th we will discuss The Field of Blood: Violence in Congress and the Road to Civil War by Joanne B Freeman.
On April 12th we will discuss Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts Who Made Man's First Journey to the Moon by Robert Kurson.
On May 10th we will discuss Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrou.
On June 14th we will discuss The Girl with 7 Names by Hyeonseo Lee and David John.
On July 12th we will discuss Save Me the Plums: My Gourmet Memoir by Ruth Reichl.
On August 9th we will discuss Absolutely on Music: Conversations  by Haruki Murakami and Seiji Ozawa.
On September 13th we will discuss The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West by David McCullough.
On October 11th we will discuss Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century by George Packer.

On November 8th we will discuss An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz.
On December 13th we will discuss Our Women on the Ground: Essays by Arab Women Reporting from the Arab World edited by Zahra Hankir.

2018
On January 12th we will discuss The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World by Dalai Lama, Desmond Tutu, Douglas Carlton Abrams.
On February 9th, we will discuss Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002) by David Sedaris.
On March 9th we will discuss Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain.
On April 13th we will discuss The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey by Rincker Buck.
On May 11th we will discuss Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution by John Paul Stevens.
On June 8th we will discuss Between the World and MeTa-Nehisi Coates.
On July 13th we will discuss This Fight is Our Fight: The Battle to Save America's Middle Class by Elizabeth Warren.
On August 10th we will discuss we will discuss Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover.
On September 14th we will discuss Riverwalking: Reflections on Moving Water by Kathleen Dean Moore.
On October 12th we will discuss How Democracies Die by Stene Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt.
On November 9th we will discuss The Wisdom of Wolves: Lessons From the Sawtooth Pack by Jamie Dutcher and Jim Dutcher.
On December 14th we will discuss Becoming by Michelle Obama.