The Last Lecture is by Carnegie Mellon University professor Randy Pausch, who already knew he had metastatic pancreatic cancer. His upbeat urgent call to his listeners encouraged others to achieve their childhood dreams.
The Mystery Book Group is discussing The Room by Emma Donoghue, a tale that is shocking, riveting and exhilarating. It is a story of unconquerable love in harrowing circumstances. February's read is Dark Places by Gillian Flynn.