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Upcoming Events – 2016

February 10, 2016 El Dorado March by Geraldine Brooks
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February 12, 2016 Basehor Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
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February 15, 2016 Junction City The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
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February 16, 2016 Hill City The Center of Everything by Laura Moriarty
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February 17, 2016 Topeka Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
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February 18, 2016 Quinter The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende
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February 18, 2016 Goodland Sag Harbor by Colson Whitehead
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February 18, 2016 Nickerson Grandma Gatewood's Walk by Ben Montgomery
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February 22, 2016 Parsons Bone Game by Louis Owens
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February 24, 2016 Newton The Tortilla Curtain by T. C. Boyle
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February 25, 2016 Manhattan Dance for the Dead by Thomas Perry
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February 29, 2016 Mount Hope Walking Across Egypt by Clyde Edgerton
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March 1, 2016 Hutchinson The Bones of Plenty by Lois Hudson
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March 3, 2016 Atchison Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya
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March 4, 2016 Lenexa Bailey's Cafe by Gloria Naylor
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March 6, 2016 Stafford The Englishman in Kansas by T. H. Gladstone
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March 6, 2016 Topeka The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
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March 7, 2016 Haysville Winter Wheat by Mildred Walker
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March 9, 2016 El Dorado The March by E. L. Doctorow
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March 9, 2016 Topeka So Long a Letter by Mariama Ba
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March 10, 2016 Quinter So Long a Letter by Mariama Ba
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March 10, 2016 Nickerson The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
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March 11, 2016 Basehor I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
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March 12, 2016 Augusta The Last Cattle Drive by Robert Day
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March 14, 2016 Parsons The Grass Dancer by Susan Power
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March 21, 2016 Junction City Bel Canto by Anne Patchett
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March 21, 2016 Haysville Under the Feet of Jesus by Helena Maria Viramontes
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March 22, 2016 Hill City Not Without Laughter by Langston Hughes
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March 24, 2016 Goodland The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
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March 26, 2016 Mount Hope How Elizabeth Barrett Browning Saved My Life by Mameve Medwed
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March 29, 2016 Overland Park Buffalo Girls by Larry McMurtry
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March 30, 2016 Newton The Wire-Cutters by Mollie E. Moore Davis
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March 30, 2016 Topeka None to Accompany Me by Nadine Gordimer
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March 31, 2016 Manhattan The Shaman Sings by James D. Doss
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April 1, 2016 Topeka A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett
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April 4, 2016 Haysville Nathan Coulter by Wendell Berry
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April 6, 2016 El Dorado A Diary from Dixie by Mary Boykin Chesnut
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April 9, 2016 Augusta Picnic by William Inge
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April 10, 2016 Stafford Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriett Beecher Stowe
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April 14, 2016 Hutchinson Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder
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April 14, 2016 Nickerson Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
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April 18, 2016 Junction City People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
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April 18, 2016 Parsons Tracks by Louise Erdrich
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April 19, 2016 Hill City The Slow Air of Ewan MacPherson by Thomas Fox Averill
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April 21, 2016 Goodland Tender at the Bone by Ruth Reichl
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April 22, 2016 Basehor Beloved by Toni Morrison
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April 26, 2016 Overland Park Dancing at the Rascal Fair by Ivan Doig
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May 1, 2016 Stafford Waterlily by Ella Cara Deloria
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May 5, 2016 Atchison I Hear the Reapers Song by Sara Stambaugh
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May 6, 2016 Lenexa Cannery Row by John Steinbeck
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May 14, 2016 Augusta Trail of the Spanish Bit by Don Coldsmith
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May 31, 2016 Overland Park O Pioneers! by Willa Cather
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Ongoing Events