Read & Reflect: "The Devil's Highway"

Read & Reflect: "The Devil's Highway"

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

The Devil's Highway: a true story by Luis Alberto Urrea

In May 2001, 26 men traveled along the 666 interstate, known as the Devil's Highway, and only 12 survived. The highway is an area so dangerous, Border Patrol is unwilling to use it. This journey through the labyrinth of sand and sunlight well over 100 degrees, these courageous and determined spirits stayed the course on the road to freedom.

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Dole Branch
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Read & Reflect: "I Will Always Write Back"

Read & Reflect: "I Will Always Write Back"

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

I Will Always Write Back: How One Letter Changed Two Lives by Caitlin Alifirenka

Two memoirs in one book. It started out as a class assignment and became a friendship. Authors Caitlin Alifirenka from America and Martin Ganda from Zimbabwe share how their human connection was stronger than the 9,000 miles between them.

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Dole Branch
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Read & Reflect: "Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare"

Read & Reflect: "Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare"

Friday, June 16, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Will in the World: how Shakespeare became Shakespeare by Stephen Greenblatt

 Author Stephen Greenblatt gives an account of the undocumented areas of William Shakespeare's life. He brings to light how this man, who, despite his lack of money, connections, or a formal education, becomes the greatest playwright not of his age alone but of all time.

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