028: Real Reads

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028 focuses on recently published, popular nonfiction on a variety of topics.

Participate in-person or online via Zoom

Zoom link will be posted on this page before the event.


  • January 12: Facing the Mountain: An Inspiring Story of Japanese American Patriots in World War II by Daniel James Brown
  • February 9: Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty by Patrick Radden Keefe
  • March 9: Four Lost Cities: A Secret History of the Urban Age by Annalee Newitz
  • April 13: All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley’s Sack, a Black Family Keepsake by Tiya Miles
  • May 11: Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 by Ibram X. Kendi, et. al
  • June 8: On Juneteenth by Annette Gordon-Reed


Supported by the Ames Public Library Friends Foundation.

Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome proposals via our website for programs at www.amespubliclibrary.org/programproposal and exhibits at https://www.amespubliclibrary.org/exhibit-proposal.