Thursday (Non-fiction)

The Non-Fiction Book Discussion meets the second Thursday of the month at 7 pm in the Conference Room. If you love reading non-fiction or just want to try something different, join this discussion group.

Titles for 2015

January 8 -- The World’s Strongest Librarian: a Memoir of Tourette’s, Faith, Strength, and Power of Family by Josh Hanagarne

February 12 -- The Girls of Murder City: Fame, Lust, and the Beautiful Killers that Inspired Chicago by Douglas Perry

March 12 -- What a Plant Knows: A Field Guide to the Senses by Daniel Chamovitz

April 9 -- A Fort of Nine Towers: An Afghan Family Story by Qais Akbar Omar

May 14 -- Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbert

June 11 -- How Dogs Love us: A Neuroscientist and His Adopted Dog Decode the Canine Brain by Gregory Berns

July 9 -- Universe Within: Discovering the Common History of Rocks, Planets and People by Neil Shubin

August 13 -- The Thing with Feathers: The Surprising Lives of Birds and What They Reveal About Being Human by Noah Strycker

September 10 -- Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got that Way by Amanda Ripley

October 8 -- 10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-help that Actually Works by Dan Harris

November 12 -- Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt by Michael Lewis

December 10 -- Grandma Gatewood's Walk: The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail by Ben Montgomery