Reading Initiative Discussion: Wednesday, May 27, 12- 1:30 PM, Decker Library Screening Room (lower level)
Join fellow staff members for a discussion on the themes contained in Sarah Vowell's novel, Assasination Vacation.
2015 Reading Initative: Assasination Vacation by Sarah Vowell
The goal of this program is for interested staff to read a common book over the course of the spring semester, and then meet to discuss the book and any ideas that the reading brought up. This semester's book is Assasination Vacation by Sarah Vowell. Additional materials such as discussion questions, links to interviews with the author, and related readings and videos will be distributed throughout the semester when you RSVP as a reading initative participant here.
How to get the book:
- Eight copies of this book are on reserve in MICA's Decker Library. Please bring your MICA ID card with you to check out a copy.
- To find a copy of Assassination Vacation in paperback, audiobook, or ebook in other local libraries, click here.
- The audiobook version is particularly great, featuring narration by Conan O'Brien, Stephen King, Dave Eggers and Jon Stewart. To purchase an audio copy from Audible, click here.
- To purchase a paperback, ebook, or audiobook copy from Amazon, click here
Materials to enrich your reading:
- About the author- a short bio of Sarah Vowell
- Reading questions- things you might consider as you read (courtesy of the Berwyn Public Library)
- Read-Think-Talk- preparing for a book discussion (courtesy of litlovers.com)
Watch this space for more gatherings SOON. If you have a suggestion please let us know: email@example.com!