Nonfiction Book DiscussionMonday January 13, 2020
1:00 PM until 3:00 PM
Nonfiction Book Discussion
The nonfiction book discussion group meets at 1pm and 7pm, the second Monday, every other month, to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc.
Date / Time:
Monday Jan 13, 2020
1:00 PM OR 7:00 PM
Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover
Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, Tara Westover was seventeen the first time she set foot in a classroom. Her family was so isolated from mainstream society that there was no one to ensure the children received an education, and no one to intervene when one of Tara’s older brothers became violent. When another brother got himself into college, Tara decided to try a new kind of life. Her quest for knowledge transformed her, taking her over oceans and across continents, to Harvard and to Cambridge University. Only then would she wonder if she’d traveled too far, if there was still a way home. Please register at the Information Desk.
Books will be available for purchase ($5). Library copies will also be available for checkout and all titles are available on our Book Discussion Kindle, Nonfiction Kindle Fire and Overdrive. Large print and Audiobook versions may also available for checkout.
Location: Library Community Room
to go to the Voorheesville Public Library