Then & Now Book Club

Meeting Date:  fourth Friday of each month

Time:  7:00 a.m.

Place:  Watermark Cafe

Leader:  Eric Cale

Then & Now Book Club meets at 7:00 a.m. on the fourth Friday of each month in the café.  This book club's emphasis is history, written by classic as well as contemporary authors.  Eric Cale, the club's leader, is the director of the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum.   Grab a cup of coffee and a cinnamon roll from the cafe and join in the discussion!

See what we're reading this quarter listed below. To see an archived list of our past reading selections, click HERE.

 

Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385534246
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Doubleday Books - April 18th, 2017

October 27, 2017:  Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

 


The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781400052189
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Broadway Books - March 8th, 2011

November 24, 2017:  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

 


The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143111344
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Penguin Books - October 31st, 2017

December 22, 2017:  The Glass Universe by Dava Sobel

 


American Revolutions: A Continental History, 1750-1804 Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780393354768
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 26th, 2017

January 26, 2018:  American Revolutions:  A Continental History, 1750-1804 by Alan Taylor

 


Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393354737
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 26th, 2017

February 23, 2018:  Blood at the Root:  A Racial Cleansing in America by Patrick Phillips

 

 


Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781555977917
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Graywolf Press - November 14th, 2017

March 23, 2018:  Bunk:  The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, & Fake News by Kevin Young