Wadhams Book Club
at Wadhams Free Library 

63 NYS Route 22, Wadhams, NY 12993
 
Wadhams Library, Wadhams New York
All Welcome. Drop in.
Membership not needed.


You do not need to have read the book.
Bring a snack to share.
Info: Carole Harsh 518-962-8642

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Books previously visited

Descriptions and Art from Amazon.com

Sunday, May 6, 2018, 1:30

Born a Crime
Trevor Noah

A mischievous young boy who grows into a restless young man as he struggles to find himself in a world where he was never supposed to exist. It is also the story of that young manís relationship with his fearless, rebellious, and fervently religious motheróhis teammate, a woman determined to save her son from the cycle of poverty, violence, and abuse that would ultimately threaten her own life.

Available in hard cover, paper
and Kindle.

 

 

Born a Crime, Wadhams Book Club

 

Sunday, March, 4, 2018, 1:30

Life in a Jar
Irena Sendler Project
Jack Meyer

During World War II, Irena Sendler, a Polish Catholic social worker, organized a rescue network of fellow social workers to save 2,500 Jewish children from certain death in the Warsaw ghetto.

Available in hard cover, paper
and Kindle.

 

 

Life in a Jar Meyer

 

Sunday, Jan, 4, 2018, 1:30

Evicted:
Poverty and Profit
in the American City
Matthew Desmond

2017 Pulitzer Prise for
General Non-Fiction.
Families struggle to keep a roof
over their head.

Available in hard cover, paper
and Kindle.

 

 

 

 

Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, 1:30

People of the Book
Geraldne Brooks
.
Sarajevo Haggadah, has been rescued from Serb shelling during the Bosnian war. Priceless and beautiful, the book is one of the earliest Jewish volumes ever to be illuminated with images.
In spired by a true story, People of the Book is an exquisite detail of its atmospheric past, tracing the book’s journey from its salvation back to its creation.

Available in hard cover, paper
and Kindle.

 

 

People of the Book, Brooks

 

Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, 1:30

Why the Right Went Wrong
E J. Dionne

From the author of Why Americans Hate Politics, the New York Times bestselling and “notably fair-minded”
(The New York Times Book Review), story of the GOP’s fracturing—
from the 1964 Goldwater takeover to the Trump spectacle.

Available in hard cover, paper
and Kindle.

 

 

Why the Right Went Wrong

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