In celebration of Earth Week, our theme this month is environmental. Attendees will chose between the following books and decided on the Overstory. Even if you don’t decide to join the discussion, you may enjoy these vastly different books. Discussion will focus on topics anyone might be able to comment upon even if you haven’t read or finished the book!
A-The Overstory – Richard Powers – award winning – amazing intertwined of stories – a bit long
B-Strange Fire – by Joel Burcat – an easy mystery with local environmental issues
C-Flight Behavior – by Barbara Kingsolver – mystery involving butterflies
D-The Bear Went over the Mountain – Wm. Kotswinkle – Fun with environmental subtext
E-Braiding Sweetgrass – Robin Wall Kimmerer – Indigenous scientists views on nature, faith and more
F-Vesper Flights – Helen McDonald – learning from animals. Lovely nature essays from UK