November 10: Book Talks Discusses “The Library Book” by Susan Orlean

Book Talks is an informal group that meets the second Sunday of the month after the service to discuss books selected by the members. While reading the monthly selection ahead of time is desirable, don’t stay away if you haven’t finished the book or haven’t read it at all. Your comments are always welcomed. For a complete list of all the books chosen for this program year, go to If you want lunch, bring your own brown bag. If you have any questions, call Clarissa Finco (706-543-6064) or email

November 10, 2019, The Library Book by Susan Orlean  At the center of the book is a seven-hour fire that raged through the Los Angeles Center library in   1986, destroying or damaging more than a million volumes. As the author reminds us, “People have been burning libraries for nearly as long as they have been building libraries.