Critical Issues Book Group
Read and discuss nonfiction works on U.S. and global issues, and some history. Topics will include some familiar to participants of the Great Decisions programs, but will not focus on political agenda nonfiction.
The group meets the fourth Wednesday of the month July through December at 7 p.m. in the James H. LaRue – Highlands Ranch Library Reading Lounge, except for November.
EVERYONE IS WELCOME!
Our selections for the year are:
|July 22||Outpost: Life on the Frontlines of American Diplomacy: a Memoir||Christopher Hill|
|August 26||Ghettoside: a True Story of Murder in America||Jill Leovy|
|September 23||America's Bitter Pill: Money, Politics, Back-Room Deals, and the Fight to Fix Our Broken Healthcare System||Steven Brill|
|October 28||The New Jim Crow||Michelle Alexander|
|November 18||Just Mercy: a Story of Justice and Redemption||Bryan Stevenson|
|December 23||A year-end celebration, planning for 2016; or skip the meeting|