Our Tuesday Evening Book Group meets the second Tuesday of each month and alternates between reading fiction and nonfiction books.We hope you will join us for our upcoming meetings, when we will be reading and discussing the following books.
January 9, 6:00 p.m. – Radium Girls by Kate Moore (2016)
The account of the struggles of hundreds of women who were exposed to dangerous levels of radium while working factory jobs during World War I and how they were misled by their employers and became embroiled in a groundbreaking battle for workers’ rights.
February 13, 6:00 p.m. – Gingerbread Man by Maggie Shayne (2001)
The discovery of the bodies of two missing children in an abandoned house sends Detective Vincent O’Mally to upstate New York, where he meets Holly Newman, a young woman whose sister had been abducted and murdered years earlier, and becomes convinced that the earlier killing is linked to his own case.
March 13, 6:00 p.m. – Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate (2017)
Based on one of America’s most notorious real-life scandals–in which Georgia Tann, director of a Memphis-based adoption organization, kidnapped and sold poor children to wealthy families all over the country.