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Nighttime Nonfiction Book Discussion Group

Join us for Hoover Public Library's nonfiction book discussion group. Night sessions are the 4th Thursday of the month from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm in the Administration Conference Room. Day sessions are on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. One book is discussed each session. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Feel welcome to join us!

Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

John Carreyrou

The full inside story of the breathtaking rise and shocking collapse of Theranos, the one-time multibillion-dollar biotech startup founded by Elizabeth Holmes—now the subject of the HBO documentary The Inventor—by the prize-winning journalist who first broke the story and pursued it to the end. "The story is even crazier than I expected, and I found myself unable to put it down once I started.

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Nighttime Nonfiction Book Discussion Group
Thursday, February 27, 2020 from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo

Tom Reiss

WINNER OF THE 2013 PULITZER PRIZE FOR BIOGRAPHY

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Nighttime Nonfiction Book Discussion Group
Thursday, March 26, 2020 from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Educated: A Memoir

Tara Westover

An unforgettable memoir about a young girl who, kept out of school, leaves her survivalist family and goes on to earn a PhD from Cambridge University

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Nighttime Nonfiction Book Discussion Group
Thursday, April 23, 2020 from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm