The Friends of the Wright State University Libraries are proud to announce the 2016-17 Unwin(e)d Book Club titles and dates!
Join us at Winans in Beavercreek at 5:30 p.m. on the following Thursdays for this lively book discussion group. Unwin(e)d is not your mother’s book club. No topic is off-limits. Grab a glass of wine and some chocolate and we’ll bring the cheese and crackers!
September 8, 2016 – Weathering by Lucy Wood
November 10, 2016 – Girl Waits with Gun by Amy Stewart
January 19, 2017 – Blackass by Igoni Barrett
March 9, 2017 – The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
This year’s diverse group of mostly-debut authors hail from the U.S., U.K., and Nigeria, and tackle a range of issues: family, race, violence, mystery, opportunity, greed, ghosts. Titles were selected based on their ability to challenge readers and drive discussion. If there is a theme that ties these novels together, it’s change – waiting for it, fighting against it, or making it happen (by force if necessary). Can we ever really change? You be the judge.
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A limited number of print copies will be on reserve soon at Dunbar Library, or for purchase at the Barnes & Noble University Bookstore (Wright1 card and Friends of the Libraries enjoy 20% discount!). Some titles may be available through SearchOhio. Door prizes were donated by Barnes & Noble and the Friends of the Libraries. Book club is free and open to the public. No registration required.