Join our new Afternoon Book Group for a lively discussion. We meet on the last Wednesday of each month from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm in the Fireplace Room. Copies of the title to be discussed are available one month prior to each discussion. Ask for the Afternoon Book Group choice at the front Circulation Desk.
This month, we will discuss Nickel and Dimed: On Not Getting by In America by Barbara Ehrenreich
SUMMARY: Nickel and Dimed reveals low-wage America in all its tenacity, anxiety, and surprising generosity -- and land of big boxes, fast food, and a thousand desperate strategems for survival. Instantly accalimed for its insight, humor, and passion, this book is changing the way America perceives its working poor.