028: Real Reads Book Group

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

Participate in-person or online via Zoom

Join the Zoom meeting at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83750171076?pwd=L0YyMG5IdmYxdVVaeHJGUysvaTlxdz09



  • November -- Tree Thieves: Crime and Survival in North America’s Woods by Lyndsie Bourgon
  • December -- Winter Pasture: One Woman’s Journey with China’s Kazakh Herders by Li Juan


  • January The Facemaker: A Visionary Surgeon’s Battle to Mend the Disfigured Soldiers of World War I by Lindsey Fitzharris
  • FebruaryVisual Thinking: The Hidden Gifts of People Who Think in Pictures, Patterns, and Abstractions by Temple Grandin
  • MarchHalf American: The Epic Story of African Americans Fighting World War II At Home and Abroad by Matthew F. Delmont
  • AprilThe Family Outing: A Memoir by Jessi Hempel
  • MayFight Like Hell: The Untold History of American Labor


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.