Scholars and Scoundrels (Men's book club)

Join us for a book club just for men. We meet on the 2nd Wednesday every month at 6:30pm. Pick up copies of the books at the front desk on the main level.

2017 selections:

Date Title Author
January 11th Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed America Wil Haygood
February 8th tbd  
March 8th Joe Louis: Hard Times Man  
April 12th Motown  
May 10th Crusader for Justice Peter J. Hammer
June 14 The Other Side of the River Alex Kotlowitz
July 12 The River of Doubt Candice Millard
August 9 Gales of November Robert Hemming
September 13 Missing Man, the American Spy Who Vanished in Iran Barry Meier
October 11 Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians Margot Lee Shetterly
November 8 Gertrude Bell: Queen of the Desert, Shaper of Nations Georgina Howell
December 13 Gertrude Bell: Queen of the Desert, Shaper of Nations  (continue'd) Georgina Howel

 

2018 Selections:

Date Title Author
January 10th American Heiress: the wild saga of the kidnapping, crimes and trial of Patty Hearst Jeffrey Toobin
February 14th Black Flags: the rise of ISIS Joby Warrick
March 14th To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee
April 11th Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the dawn of a new America Gilbert King
May 9th Murder on the Orient Express Agatha Christie
June 13th Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance Robert Pirsig
July 11th Secondhand Time: the last of the Soviets Svetlana Alexievich;translated by Bela Shayevich
August 8th The Underground Railroad: a novel Colson Whitehead
September 12th Democracy: stories from the long road to freedom Condoleezza Rice
October 10th Endurance: a year in space, a lifetime of discovery Scott Kelly with Margaret Lazarus Dean
November 14th True Believer: Stalin’s last American spy Kati Marton
December 12th Killers of the Flower Moon: the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI David Grann