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Random Reviews 2013-2014

(second Wednesday of the month in the Corvallis library main meeting room)
12:00 - 1:00 pm

September 11: Unbroken: A World War II Airman's Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand
Reviewer: Craig Leman
Listen to a recording here
Link to YouTube video played during the presenation

October 9: The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone on the Media by Brooke Gladstone
Reviewer: Hasso Hering
Listen to a recording here

November 13: Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis by Timothy Egan
Reviewer: Larry Landis
Listen to a recording here

Where to See Curtis' "Indians of North America":

December 11: The Swerve: How the World Became Modern by Stephen Greenblatt
Reviewer: Paul Farber
Listen to a recording here

January 8: Aubrey-Maturin Napoleonic War novels by Patrick O’Brian
Reviewer: Gerald Krantz
Listen to a recording here

February 12: My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor
Reviewer: Maria Chavez-Haroldson
Listen to a recording here

March 12: The Round House by Louise Erdrich
Reviewer: Beth Rietveld
Listen to a recording here

April 9: The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion by Jonathan Haidt
Reviewer: Courtney Campbell
Listen to a recording here

May 14: Antarctica: An Intimate Portrait of a Mysterious Continent by Gabrielle Walker
Reviewer: Andrew Thurber
Listen to a recording here

June 11: The World’s Strongest Librarian by Josh Hanagarne
Reviewer: Mary Nevin


    Friends of the Library

    Random Reviews are Sponsored by The Friends of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library.
    Reviews are held on the second Wednesday of the month from 12:00 - 1:00pm and are open to the public and free of charge.  Coffee, tea, and cookies are served. Feel free to bring your lunch.

    A sign language interpreter can be provided with 48 hours notice. Call 541-766-6928.

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