Sunday, June 18, 2017

CAPITAL DAMES: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868 by Cokie Roberts

Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868




Meet The 'Capital Dames,' Civil War Washington's Secret Power Brokers, NPR

A teacher's guide to Capital Dames - HarperCollins Publishers

‘Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868’ by Cokie Roberts. in The Washington Post


The Undertold Story of DC's Dames During the Civil War, PBS





Monday, May 8, 2017

BROOKLYN, by Colm Toibin






The Reluctant Emigrant,  in the NYTimes.

Book Review in the Washington Post

The Country Girl, in The Guardian

Review in The Telegraph

In Los Angeles Times:  Review

Reading Group Guide, from Simon & Schuster, Publishers

From LitLovers

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

THE SIXTH EXTINCTION, by Elizabeth Kolbert

Product Details





In BookRags

Questions from the Kalamazoo Public Library  (Book Club in a Bag)

A Conversation with Elizabeth Kolbert, National Geographic

The Conversation: Elizabeth Kolbert and Bill McKibben, in The American Prospect

I'm Elizabeth Kolbert: comments by students

Pulitzer Prize Winner 2015

The Sixth Extinction?  in the New Yorker