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  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, August 4 at 6:00pm as we discuss Rebecca Skloot's The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells—taken ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, August 4 at 6:00pm as we discuss Rebecca Skloot's The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells—taken ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, July 7 at 6:00pm as we discuss Helene Hanff's 84, Charing Cross Road. It all began with a letter inquiring about second-hand books, written by Helene Hanff in New York, and posted to a bookshop at 84, Charing Cross Road in London. As Helene's sarcastic and witty ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, July 7 at 6:00pm as we discuss Helene Hanff's 84, Charing Cross Road. It all began with a letter inquiring about second-hand books, written by Helene Hanff in New York, and posted to a bookshop at 84, Charing Cross Road in London. As Helene's sarcastic and witty ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, June 2 at 6:00pm as we discuss Jean Shepherd's In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash. In God We Trust, Shepherd's wildly witty reunion with his Indiana hometown, disproves the adage "You can never go back." Bending the ear of Flick, his ...

    By Liz O.

  • Join the iRead Book Club on Monday, June 2 at 6:00pm as we discuss Jean Shepherd's In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash. In God We Trust, Shepherd's wildly witty reunion with his Indiana hometown, disproves the adage "You can never go back." Bending the ear of Flick, his ...

    By Liz O.