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Dayton's Bluff Book Club: 2017-2018 Books

Book club for people who live, work, or attend school on the East Side.

OCTOBER 2016 SELECTION

Book cover LaRoseLaRose

Louise Erdrich, author

Book discussion: October 4, 2017

 

Online resources

NOVEMBER 2016 SELECTION

Book cover No House to Call My HomeThe Wedding Heard 'Round the World

Michael McConnell and Jack Baker, authors and guest facilitators

Book discussion: November 1, 2017

 

 

Online resources

DECEMBER 2016 SELECTION

Book cover See No ColorThe Bohemian Flats

by Shannon Gibney
guest facilitator Monte Bute

Book discussion: December 6, 2017

 

Online resources

More books about transracial adoption.

Films about transracial adoption

FEBRUARY 2017 SELECTION

Book cover When the Emperor Was DivineWhen the Emperor Was Divine

Julie Otsuka, author

Assistant Professor Julie Kae, guest facilitator

Book discussion: February 1, 2017

 

Online resources

MARCH 2017 SELECTION

Book cover The Song PoetThe Song Poet: A Memoir of My Father

Kao Kalia Yang, author and guest facilitator

Book discussion: March 1, 2017

 

Online resources

From the Metropolitan State University Library

Video

APRIL 2017 SELECTION

Book cover A Good Time for the TruthA Good Time for the Truth: Race in Minnesota

Sun Yung Shin, editor and guest facilitator

Book discussion: April 5, 2017

 

Online resources

Books by A Good Time for the Truth Authors

Book Recommendations from Sun Yung Shin

 

Video