Join the Friends of APL every Tuesday at 12:15 pm for some lively and engaging book talks! The talks take place at the Main Library, in the large auditorium on the first floor, and are free and open to the public. Light refreshments are served too.
JUNE 3 — Book Review of “Chronicle of a Death Foretold” by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Silvia Mejia, an associate professor at the College of St. Rose, reviews this novel.
JUNE 10 — Book Review of “Island of Vice: Theodore Roosevelt’s Doomed Quest to Clean Up Sin-Loving New York” by Richard Zacks
Robert Knightly, a former police officer, criminal trial lawyer, and crime novelist, reviews this book.
JUNE 17 — Book Review of “Rock, Paper, Scissors: Game Theory in Everyday Life” by Len Fisher
Union College History Professor Steven Sargent reviews the book.
JUNE 24 — Book Review of “Full Planet, Empty Plates: The New Geopolitics of Food Scarcity” by Lester R. Brown
Susan Kayne, a television producer and researcher, reviews the book.