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Upcoming Events – 2014

April 24, 2014 Hutchinson Esperanza's Box of Saints by Maria Amparo Escandon
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April 24, 2014 Manhattan Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson
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April 24, 2014 Goodland Dancing at the Rascal Fair by Ivan Doig
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April 26, 2014 Augusta Life of Pi by Yann Martel
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April 27, 2014 Saint John The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
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April 29, 2014 Ulysses Spartina by John Casey
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April 29, 2014 Overland Park The Grass Dancer by Susan Power
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April 30, 2014 Newton The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
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May 1, 2014 Bonner Springs The Slow Air of Ewan MacPherson by Thomas Fox Averill
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May 4, 2014 Stafford Mama Makes Up Her Mind and Other Dangers of Southern Living by Bailey White
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May 5, 2014 Haysville Bel Canto by Anne Patchett
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May 7, 2014 Kansas City My Last Days as Roy Rogers by Pat Cunningham Devoto
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May 8, 2014 Lebo The Slow Air of Ewan MacPherson by Thomas Fox Averill
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May 8, 2014 Nickerson Shroud for a Nightingale by P. D. James
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May 8, 2014 Atchison Quite a Year for Plums by Bailey White
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May 10, 2014 Augusta To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
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May 17, 2014 Garden City Typical American by Gish Jen
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May 20, 2014 Wamego O Pioneers! by Willa Cather
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May 21, 2014 Topeka Talking God by Tony Hillerman
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May 27, 2014 Overland Park Reservation Blues by Sherman Alexie
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June 4, 2014 Kansas City The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
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June 6, 2014 Hesston Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
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June 12, 2014 Nickerson Bootlegger's Daughter by Margaret Maron
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June 12, 2014 Atchison Standing in the Rainbow by Fannie Flagg
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June 26, 2014 Hesston Charming Billy by Alice McDermott
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July 10, 2014 Atchison Walking Across Egypt by Clyde Edgerton
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July 10, 2014 Hesston Motherless Brooklyn by Jonathan Lethem
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July 31, 2014 Hesston Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier
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August 26, 2014 Pratt Bel Canto by Anne Patchett
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August 27, 2014 Newton Sag Harbor by Colson Whitehead
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September 15, 2014 Chanute Winter Wheat by Mildred Walker
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September 23, 2014 Pratt The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
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September 24, 2014 Newton Tender at the Bone by Ruth Reichl
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September 30, 2014 Chanute Good Land by Bruce Bair
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October 15, 2014 Newton The Catcher in the Rye by JD Salinger
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October 20, 2014 Chanute Under the Feet of Jesus by Helena Maria Viramontes
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October 28, 2014 Pratt People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
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November 6, 2014 Chanute Nathan Coulter by Wendell Berry
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November 18, 2014 Pratt Anil's Ghost by Michael Ondaatje
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November 18, 2014 Newton The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
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Ongoing Events