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Upcoming Events – 2014

November 22, 2014 Garden City The Englishman in Kansas by T. H. Gladstone
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November 24, 2014 Haysville Brick Lane by Monica Ali
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November 25, 2014 Overland Park Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
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December 3, 2014 Topeka The Yacoubian Building by Alaa Al Aswany
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December 5, 2014 Basehor Where Echoes Live by Marcia Muller
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December 8, 2014 Atchison Anil's Ghost by Michael Ondaatje
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December 15, 2014 Parsons The March by E. L. Doctorow
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December 15, 2014 Winfield Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin
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December 16, 2014 Wamego The Ox-Bow Incident by Walter Van Tilburg Clark
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December 18, 2014 Bonner Springs Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
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– 2015
January 12, 2015 Atchison The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
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January 20, 2015 Wamego Buffalo Girls by Larry McMurtry
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January 29, 2015 Manhattan Emma by Jane Austen
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January 29, 2015 Quinter Coming of Age in Rural America
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January 29, 2015 Goodland Kansas Poems of William Stafford ed. by Denise Low
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February 1, 2015 Stafford The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
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February 6, 2015 Lenexa Bel Canto by Anne Patchett
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February 9, 2015 Atchison Bel Canto by Anne Patchett
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February 17, 2015 Wamego Dancing at the Rascal Fair by Ivan Doig
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February 19, 2015 Quinter Good Land by Bruce Bair
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February 19, 2015 Bonner Springs Once Upon a Town by Bob Greene
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February 23, 2015 Parsons All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren
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February 26, 2015 Manhattan Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
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February 26, 2015 Goodland It Happened in Kansas by Sarah Smarsh
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March 1, 2015 Stafford A Ladys Life in the Rocky Mountains by Isabella L. Bird
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March 6, 2015 Lenexa People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
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March 7, 2015 Augusta Race Matters by Cornel West
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March 19, 2015 Goodland Ordinary Genius by Thomas Fox Averill
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March 19, 2015 Bonner Springs The Cloud Atlas by Liam Callanan
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March 23, 2015 Parsons The Day of the Locust by Nathanael West
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March 26, 2015 Manhattan Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
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April 3, 2015 Lenexa The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
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April 5, 2015 Stafford Letters of a Woman Homesteader by Elinore Pruitt Stewart
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April 11, 2015 Augusta The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin
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April 16, 2015 Goodland Now Let Me Fly by Marcia Cebulska
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April 16, 2015 Bonner Springs When the Elephants Dance by Tess Uriza Holthe
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April 20, 2015 Parsons Mules and Men by Zora Neale Hurston
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April 30, 2015 Manhattan The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot
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May 1, 2015 Lenexa Anil's Ghost by Michael Ondaatje
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May 3, 2015 Stafford A Scattered People: An American Family Moves West by Gerald McFarland
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May 9, 2015 Augusta The Autobiography of Malcolm X
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May 11, 2015 Parsons The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan
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May 21, 2015 Bonner Springs The Gardens of Kyoto by Kate Walbert
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Ongoing Events