Saugus Public Library, Saugus, MA

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Wednesday Night Book Group - March 14 - A chilling look at the near future presents the story of Offred, a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead, once the United States, an oppressive world where women are no longer allowed to read and are valued only as long as they are viable for reproduction.

A novel that demands not just to be read but to be hear, The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood discusses what happens with power.

The Radium Girls. Dark Lives Of 'The Radium Girls' Left A Bright Legacy For Workers, Science

The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women by Kate Moore Published: by Sourcebooks ISBN: 9781492649359

Wednesday Night Book Group - December 13 -A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future, with illustrated notes throughout the text explaining the historical background of the story.

A Christmas carol : Charles Dickens

Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann (April 2017)

Author David Grann talks about the genesis of his true-crime story “Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI.

Sapiens: a brief history of humankind by Yuval Noah Harari. Fascinating and very easily read

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind (Yuval Noah Harari) The cognitive revolution and the differentiating factor: the ability to think and talk about things that do not exist.

Two Paths : America Divided or United by John Kasich

Kasich describes his presidential run and the state of political discourse in his memoir, Two Paths: America Divided or United.

"Five Presidents", by Clint Hill, with Lisa McCubbin

Five Presidents: My Extraordinary Journey with Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford - Book Detail - Coopersville Area District Library

A novel based on the true story of a Jewish-Polish family recounts how the Kurcs are scattered throughout the world by the horrors of World War II and fight respective hardships to survive, reach safety and find each other.

“Reading Georgia Hunter’s We Were the Lucky Ones is like being swung heart first into history. A brave and mesmerizing debut, and a truly.

Traces the experiences of women in Nazi-occupied Paris, detailing how, while men were fighting in the war or forced to work in German factories, women worked desperately to care for their families and survive while enduring daily contact with occupying forces.

Les Parisiennes : how the women of Paris lived, loved, and died under Nazi occupation

Captured by pirates in Jamaica and sold into slavery in New England, Resolute Talbot and her siblings are taught to spin and weave before Resolute finds herself alone in a harsh Lexington culture torn by a brewing Revolutionary War.

My Name is Resolute by Nancy E. Turner - Historical fiction about a girl captured by pirates who ends up living in colonial Boston at the start of the Revolution

An account of the previously unheralded contributions of NASA's African-American women mathematicians to America's space program describes how they were segregated from their white counterparts by Jim Crow laws in spite of their successes.

Drama ce are la bază cartea lui Margot Lee Shetterly, Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space R

After her kind mentor is arrested because of his Jewish heritage, a young baker's apprentice in Normandy engages in discreet resistance activities, baking contraband loaves of bread for the hungry using surplus ingredients taken from occupying forces.

From the multiple-award-winning, critically acclaimed author of The Hummingbird and The Curiosity comes a dazzling novel of World War II—a shimmering tale of co